Priyanka Chopra, who was to play the leading role in the movie Bharat, suddenly dropped out of the movie on account of her engagement with beau Nick Jonas! The news of the actress’ exit didn’t go well with many in the industry and the next thought was who the new leading face for the movie will be! However, the Director Ali Abbas Zafar has kept is calm throughout these occurring! Here’s the director revealing the leading lady of Bharat!
The Director Ali Abbas Zafar had taken his twitter to reveal it to the people that Priyanka Chopra was no longer a part of the movie Bharat! He wrote, “Yes Priyanka Chopra is no more part of
@Bharat_TheFilm & and the reason is very very special , she told us in the Nick of time about her decision and we are very happy for her … Team Bharat wishes @priyankachopra loads of love & happiness for life ”
With this there were speculations that Jacqueline Fernandez might be roped in as the new leading lady in Bharat! On constantly being asked, the director said that the leading face shall be announced soon! He wrote, “Yes yes yes … we will announce the leading lady of Bharat soon.. We have been shooting Non stop and the simultaneously preparing for international schedules ….”
Yes yes yes … we will announce the leading lady of Bharat soon.. We have been shooting Non stop and the simultaneously preparing for international schedules ….
— ali abbas zafar (@aliabbaszafar) July 28, 2018
Well, so as promised, with all the excitement, the director hereby revealed the new leading lady of Bharat! None other than Katrina Kaif!! Ali Abbas Zafar wrote, “Katrina kaif plays Bharat’s life line in
@Bharat_TheFilm . Looking forward to this 3 collaboration buddy after MBKD and TZH….”
— ali abbas zafar (@aliabbaszafar) July 30, 2018
In an interview, Ali Abbas Zafar said, “I am extremely excited to work with Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan once again for Bharat. We have had exciting collaborations in the past and it is very interesting to work with the duo once again. It is very delightful to work with the immensely talented actress yet again.”
Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan have always been a pair Bollywood has looked up to! Watching the duo’s chemistry is Bharat too shall be a treat to watch! Katrina Kaif to join shoot in September!