Mumbai: If you think Deepika Padukone will be missing out on the plum Bollywood roles, then here’s news for all. The ‘Bajirao Mastani’ actress might be starring opposite Salman Khan in Kabir Khan’s next.
According to a leading daily, Deepika has almost been finalised for the role in tentatively titled movie ‘ Tubelight,’ named after the character that the ‘Dabangg’ actor portrays.
Sources add that this movie, set in the 1960s, will be the 30-year-old actress’ first announcement since last year. The film will possibly go on floors in July end-early August, by when she will have finished her commitment in the West.
The ‘Piku’ star is presently busy shooting for her Hollywood debut, Vin Diesel movie ‘ XXX: The Return of Xander Cage.’
Seems like, this year Deepika’s dream to work with the 50-year-old actor will come true. Earlier, during the promotion of ‘Tamasha’ on the set of ‘Bigg Boss Nau,’ she expressed her desire to work with the ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ actor.