Both Akshay Kumar and Sonam Kapoor have taken a liking to off-beat projects. And now, both the stars are reunite again for filmmkar R Balki’s next
After giving a power-packed performance in her film ‘Neerja’, Sonam Kapoor is currently gearing up for her sister Rhea Kapoor’s production ‘Veere Di Wedding’ and then she will start shooting for Sanjay Dutt biopic opposite her first co-star Ranbir Kapoor.
And now according to the reports filmmaker R Balki has roped in Akshay Kumar for his next and now the female lead opposite Akshay has been locked and she is Sonam Kapoor.
Reports suggest that Balki recently met Sonam and the two had a lengthy narration and discussion about the project. Sonam liked the story so much that she immediately gave a nod to it. “It was an immediate go-ahead from the actress after Balki narrated it to her. She loves the script and will kick off shooting next year,” an insider told.
The as-yet-untitled project, if all falls into place, will be Kapoor and Kumar’s second film together after Anees Bazmee’s ill-fated romance-comedy, “Thank You”. Balki’s project is expected to feature Amitabh Bachchan in a special appearance and Ilayaraaja as the music director.