All those who insisted that Paathshala would be the last time one saw Ayesha Takia on screen post her marriage to restaurateur Farhan Azmi, can now be silenced. The actress’s mother, Farida, confirms that Ayesha, who had asserted in an interview to HT Café in April, that she was open to doing one or two meaningful movies a year, should be back in the studio "very soon, may be in a month or two" for Revathy’s next film.
The film in question is not Aap Ke Liye Hum, toplining Jaya Bachchan, Raveena Tandon and Ayesha that the actor-director has been juggling with for a while now. After a major schedule was cancelled for the third time, following Revathy’s emergency knee surgery after a particularly nasty fall, that project has been temporarily shelved.
But Ayesha who was reported to be miffed after her dates went waste repeatedly, has given the nod to another script. “Ayesha was approached by Revathy a month ago for another film and she will be doing it,” says Farida, refusing to divulge any more details about the project.
Her co-star in the film is said to be Kunal Khemu. The actor’s business manager, Abbas, admits that Revathy did give Kunal an exciting one-line narration for the same film.
“Kunal is waiting to read the final script before he takes a call. Revathy was supposed to get back to us by May end but we haven’t heard from her yet,” informs Abbas, adding that all they know about the film is that it’s a beautiful love story about two people who meet for the first time and … PS: Will fill in the blanks once Revathy locks her script.