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Hollywood actor John Travolta in Shekhar Kapur's Paani

PTI  Tampa Bay (US), April 27, 2014
First Published: 14:44 IST(27/4/2014) | Last Updated: 14:48 IST(27/4/2014)

Hollywood actor John Travolta is likely to star in director Shekhar Kapur's highly anticipated film Paani.

"I have been offered a film that I am considering doing... I believe it is an honest Bollywood film and it is called Paani, by Shekhar Kapoor. He has asked me to be a part of it," Travolta said on the sidelines of International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards here.

"I have known Shekhar for a while now. Even though the script does not have it (songs) Shekhar said he will put a song to make it truly Bollywood. I am open to working in Hindi films if I like the story and my part," he said.

Travolta has watched a number of Hindi films like 3 Idiots, Lagaan, Krissh and Ram Leela. He also said he loved actress Priyanka Chopra's debut music album Exotic.

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