Sonakshi to romance Saif in her next

Sonakshi Sinha is a lucky girl. She has romanced actors like Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Ajay Devgn in her movies and now the latest is that she will play Saif Ali Khan’s ladylove in Tigmanshu Dhulia's Bullet Raja. The film is based on UP mafia and Sonakshi will play a Bengali babe.

"As soon as Saif returned to Mumbai, Tigmanshu had a lengthy meeting with him to discuss the heroine. He was very keen to have Sonakshi on board and was convinced she could pull off the role with ease," a source told.

Sonakshi, on the other hand is excited about this new project. "She loves Tigmanshu's films and is looking forward to working with him," added the source.

She has not portrayed Bengali girl in her past films and she is very excited to portray the role of a Bengali damsel.

Apart from Sonakshi and Saif Ali Khan, ‘Jimmy Shergill who worked with Tigmanshu in 'Saheb Biwi Gangster’ will be a part of the movie. He will play a baddie and Irrfan Khan will play a tough cop.

It is not yet know when ‘Bullet Raja will go on floor as Sonakshi has left for Oman on Tuesday, September 4, for shooting  Milan Luthria's ‘One Upon A Time In Mumbai 2’.

Sonakshi will be next seen in ‘Son Of Sardar' slated to release in Diwali.