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Rajinikanth to romance Vidya Balan

After roping in Deepika Padukone and Rekha, southern superstar Ranjinikanth has finalised Vidya Balan as the third lead for his triple avataar film Rana. Seems the actor can't have enough of B-town beauties.
By HT Correspondent | None, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2011 05:40 PM IST
Talented Bollywood actor Vidya Balan will play one of the three female leads opposite Rajinikanth in Rana.



Southern superstar Ranjinikanth will play a triple role in Rana, which will be directed by KS Ravi Kumar. Rekha and Deepika Padukone were confirmed earlier and now Vidya has bagged the role to romance the middle-aged Rajni.



"The makers wanted a girl with a distinctly Indian look and who would click with the South audience well. Rajni has a triple role in Rana. Two are full-fledged parts while the third is a cameo. Rekha will co-star opposite the older Rajnikanth, Vidya with the middle-aged one and Deepika opposite the youngest," a source told Mid Day.



After casting Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Robot, he has roped in three more Bollywood heroines for Rana. Seems the southern actor can't have enough of B-town beauties.



The movie will hit the floors in April. Get ready for Rajni's triple avataar.
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