Recently, the teaser of Salman Khan’s 2016 release, Sultan, created a stir online.
Reports now suggest that Priyanka Chopra was offered the female lead in the film. However, the Mary Kom actor wants her cousin Parineeti Chopra to play the part.
Priyanka Chopra has recommended Parineeti’s name to the makers, as she wants them to offer her
, which she feels will help revive the latter’s career.
Sources claim that director Ali Abbas Zafar is a bit sceptical about Parineeti fitting the bill. A final decision is expected in the next couple of days.
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When contacted, Yash Raj Films, the producers of Sultann, said that an official announcement will be made soon.