The casting of Aanand L Rai's next film with Shah Rukh Khan has been in the news for over a year now. The script reportedly demanded two female lead characters. While Deepika Padukone playing one of the leading ladies was finalized, Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor and Alia Bhatt's names were considered for the other one. But now the news is confirmed that Katrina Kaif has been signed for the role and we literally can't wait for the two actresses sharing a screen space together.
A source close to the project says, "Both the roles in Aanand's film are extremely strong and totally different from the other. The team is planning a big announcement soon. The modalities are being worked out currently."
According to some new reports Shah Rukh Khan will play a dwarf in the movie and Katrina Kaif will play herself. But, we'll get back to you on the update. Till then this is all just so exciting!