March 10, 2013
Priyanka Chopra’s first choice : Farah Khan
While the speculation whether Farah Khan will cast Priyanka Chopra in Happy New Year continues, the actress and the director have just finished shooting for an ad film.The ad film is for a dish washing detergent. It is learnt that PC made a special request for the director.Says a source, “PC and Farah had been wanting to work together for years.
Although Farah has directed her contemporaries Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone, she hasn’t worked with PC. When the actress was asked if she had any preference for someone to direct the ad film, sheimmediately suggested Farah’s name. They had great fun while shooting and completed a 10-hour shoot in less that 5 hours!”Now this news is something that might surprise you. Shah Rukh Khan is reportedly very keen on pairing up with Priyanka Chopra for Farah Khan’s new film Happy New Year.
According to reports in Mumbai Mirror, SRK is flexing all his muscles to ensure that she is paired with him in the film. Farah Khan has though remained tight-lipped about the developments.Priyanka was the original choice for the movie before the infamous SRK-Gauri-KJo episode went live.As per the report, Deepika, Katrina, Priyanka and Kareena were all in the reckoning. But all other actors are reportedly busy and Deepika is already doing Chennai Express with SRK, PC becomes the obvious choice. yet Farah says, “Don’t look too deep intoit. One has nothing to do with the other. We haven’t finalised the actress as yet.”