Actress Mouni Roy has been dominating television for a long time now. Her show “Naagin 2″ has been one of the highest rated shows. Few days ago, there were reports that, Salman Khan is planning to launch ‘Naagin 2’ star Mouni Roy in Bollywood.
But now, if recent reports are to be believed Mouni will debut opposite Akshay Kumar in sports biopic ‘Gold‘. Mouni has already been approved for the role and the duo will soon do a look test before final announcements.
A source says, “The makers are looking for a new actress to be cast opposite Akshay in the film. The process of casting has been underway and couple of names have been in the discussion. Mouni is said to be one of the contenders.”
The film ‘Gold‘, to be helmed by Reema Kagti, is an Excel Entertainment production. The movie is based on the story of Indian hockey team led by Balbir Singh, which won the first Olympic medal for the country as a free nation in 1948. Actor Kunal Kapoor is also be part of it.
Mouni is currently finalized for the third season of “Naagin” and is the most popular actress on TV currently.