Sidharth, Anushka in Kjo's French adaption 'Priceless'
According to the latest report, Anushka Sharma has been signed alongside Siddharth Malhotra for Karan Johar’s next movie to be directed by Tarun Mansukhani of ‘Dostana’ fame. The film is a joint production by Karan Johar and Siddharth Roy Kapur and is an adaption of French film ‘Priceless’, which was directed by Pierre Salvadori.
The Hindustan Times quoted an insider as saying, "film-maker Karan Johar has joined hands with an international studio headed by Siddharth Roy Kapur for this large-scale project. He (Karan) has come on board as a co-producer." It is going to be a mega project.
Alia Bhatt was also one of the strong contenders for the female lead but Anushka was reportedly been finalized.
"But they want to go ahead with Siddharth and Anushka now as they feel their pairing will give the film a fresh and young vibe. Although they both have agreed to do the film in principle, they are yet to sign any papers," the source added.
Anushka Sharma’s next release is Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Bombay Velvet’ co-starring Ranbir Kapoor and the actress is currently busy in her debut production NH10. The film is slated to release on November 28th.
Meanwhile, Sidharth will be next seen in ‘Ek Villain’ opposite Shraddha Sharma.
‘Priceless’ is a 2006 French film directed by Pierre Salvadori, starring the stunning Audrey Tautou and magnetic Gad Elmaleh in the lead. The movie revolves around money, lust and love.
This new Jodi of Anushka and Siddharth will
definitely take the silver screen with storm.