Sanjay Leela Bhansali is ready to direct Sahir Ludhianvi’s biopic soon. The rumors were doing round that Mastaani Deepika Padukone will play lead role of Amrita Pritam’s role in the biopic but now the actress herself has shun all the speculations. The movie is being directed by Jasmeet Reen.
In an interview, Deepika Padukone refused being a part of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming film. When she was being directed about essaying character of Amrita Pritam in the biopic, she stated, “NO”.
‘Piku’ actress has already signed Vishal Bhardwaj’s upcoming production. The movie will be directed by Honey Trehan. The film will feature Irrfan Khan opposite her. It will focus on the journalist S Hussain Zaidi’s novel Mafia Queens of Mumbai. In the upcoming flick, Deepika will star as a gangster Rahima Khan recognized as Sapna Didi.
Apart from it, Mastani Deepika will be seen in a most awaited film Padmavati. The film has Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor opposite her. It is scheduled to hit the theatres on December 1.