Sonali Bendre to star in 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai 2'

It is a long time since the beautiful star Sonali Bendre has bid adieu to the silver screen. Her fans have missed her for long and the grapevine was also losing interest on speculating over her come back. However, things turned spectacularly around with the activities of the past few days. The diva has announced to grace the silver screen once again. ‘Once Upon a Time 2’ will star Sonali. The diva is very excited about her role in the crime drama.

The actress was heard stating, "I will be part of 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai 2'. It’s a great role. With the film it feels like I'm coming home since Shobha Kapoor has been Goldie's very close family friend. Also, Ekta Kapoor is a creative genius and has an amazing story sense so I trust her judgment on this. I have worked with Milan it’s very comfortable space,"

‘Once Upon a Time 2’ is a sequel to the Bollywood blockbuster ‘Once Upon a Time’. The crime drama had created a stir among the movie buffs earlier.  Milan Luthria’s endeavor promises to recreate the magic onscreen once again.

Imran Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Khiladi Akshay Kumar are to play the lead roles in the movie. Sonakshi and Akshay are paired together. Sonali Bendre is playing an important role in the story that is exclusively written for her.

An excited Milan Luthria commenting on the comeback of Sonali in his movie said, "I am thrilled to add another twist to the casting of 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai 2'. Sonali is not only gorgeous to look at but she is a terrific actress. She suits the role. My crew and I are super excited to offer her this platform."

The fans are also excited about a movie that has a great star cast and promises to live up to its predecessor  ‘Once Upon a Time’. This crime saga will bring out the grim world of Mumbai underworld. Akshay Kumar is playing a character named Shoiab in the movie. It is rumored that the character of Shoaib is based on Dawood Ibrahim, the underworld don. It will be great to see Akshay in such a role. The action hero playing such a role is already making his fans drool in anticipation. Shooting for the movie starts in August this year.