Katrina Kaif to star in Sujoy Ghosh’s thriller

According to the latest grapevine, Katrina Kaif has been approached by ‘Kahaani’ director Sujoy Ghosh for his next film which is an adaptation of Japanese novel `The Devotion of Suspect X`. It is also heard that the director has sent Kat a copy of the book to read and decide. Katrina has read the book and she has liked it but she is yet to sign on the dotted lines.

Sources were quoted saying, "She's reading it and thinks it's an incredibly exciting part - something she hasn't ever attempted. The script is still in the process of being developed and will go on floors next year." The psychological thriller revolves around the wife and the daughter of the victim who are stuck in between the investigation.

If Katrina Kaif gives her nod then this would the actress first movie with Sujoy Ghosh. Interestingly, Sujoy has penned the screenplay for Katrina and Hrithik starrer, ‘Bang Bang’. The film will be produced by Ekta Kapoor. The movie will roll next year.

Currently, Sujoy Ghosh is working on his new project, ‘Durga Rani Singh’. He has not yet found the leading lady for his movie and hunt is on. Vidya Balan and Kangana Ranaut rejected the project. Katrina’s next release is Kabir Khan’s ‘Phantom’ with Saif Ali Khan.