Deepika Padukone auditions for Tom Cruise starrer “The Mummy”


Entertainment: Currently Deepika Padukone, is busy shooting for her Hollywood debut movie XXX: The Return of Xander Cage, is now probably get involve in other Hollywood projects. The buzz is that Deepika recently auditioned for Tom Cruise’s next film “The Mummy”.

Though the audition took place last month in Los Angeles, the makers are yet to take a final decision.

According to information, a few days ago, 'Gangs of Wasseypur' actress Huma Qureshi had also auditioned for the said role.

The Mummy is one of the many remakes planned by Universal Pictures as an effort to create an interconnected universe for their classic monsters like Dracula, Frankenstein, the Invisible Man, the Bride of Frankenstein, and vampire hunter Van Helsing.

Now, we will have to wait for an official confirmation whether Deepika Padukone lands with a role in Tom Cruise film or not. The Mummy is the remake of 90s popular franchise starring Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weiz in lead roles.