Mumbai: After playing lead role in ‘Rangoon’, B-Town Actor Shahid Kapoor is likely to work together with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra in his next.
Currently, the actor is busy in film Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati that has come into controversy because of protest by Karni Sena. Apart from it, he will also be seen in upcoming film ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ directed by Shree Narayan Singh. The actor will play lead role in film ‘Kabaddi’ that will be directed by Mehra.
The reports are doing round that Hrithik Roshan will not be part of film. The filmmakers have chosen Shahid Kapoor in his place for the upcoming flick. On the other hand, Hrithik Roshan will be essaying character of Anand Kumar in film ‘Super 30,’ directed by Vikas Bahl.
As per the speculations, Shahid Kapoor was seen in front of director Mehra’s office in the recent times.
Mehra is currently working on ‘Fanney Khan,’ starring Rajkummar Rao, Aishwarya Rai bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.