Deepika Padukone may star in Shankar’s next

Director Shankar seems to be in the news for all the moves he makes. Of late it has been heard that he is trying to rope in sultry and svelte actress Deepika Padukone  for his upcoming movie ‘I’. The dusky actress though have rubbished all the news as rumors and told she is not doing Shankar’s movie ‘I’.

The super hit Tamil director has finished directing ‘Nanban’, the Tamil remake of ‘3 idiots’. He has again teamed up with producer Oscar V Ravichandarn , the phenomenal actor Vikram of the ‘Aparichit’ fame . After working with the living legend Rajnikanth and Bollywood damsel Aishwarya Rai in the hugely successful movie ‘Enthiran ’, the expectations from this movie is huge.

Shankar has roped in Amy Jakson for the first part of the movie.  Amy has recently worked in the movie ‘Ek Deewana Tha’. She is playing the role of an International model in the film.  Not only she has bagged the biggest role of her career but she has also got a whooping paycheck of 75 lakhs for the movie.  About the second part it is being said that actress Priyanka Chopra may also has been approached last year. She too had refused citing her busy schedule.

The first poster of the movie has been released now, which has helped create the anticipated hype for an enthralling plot. It is said to be a period-cum-contemporary romantic thriller. The movie is slated to be released both in Hindi and Tamil as was ‘Enthiran’, which was given the name ‘Robot’ in Hindi . The movie went on the floors on July 15 at a private studio in Chennai. The movie is also planned to be shot in China partially. 

The music is being composed by A.R Rahman. P.C Sriram is the man behind the department of cinematography.  Suresh Gopi, Samantha and Ramkumar play the other leading roles in the movie. The dialogue is being written by the Suba (D Suresh and A N Balakrishnan ). The costume designer is Mary Vogt, of ‘Men in Black’ fame. The Australian special effects company ‘Rising Sun Pictures’ which was behind the VFX of the Harry Potter movies is working on the special effects of this movie.

The incoming news for the movie is strengthening our belief that all the movie goers are in for a treat. The wait for the movie release had already begun.