According to reports from reliable sources, Dulquer Salman and Shreya Dhanwantary have also been cast in the film. However, it was being speculated in a section of the media that the role that Shreya is essaying was earlier offered to Katrina Kaif, after which it went to Jahnvi Kapoor and then finally to Shreya.
In fact, sources close to the production of the film deny that it was so. One of them adds, “Katrina has been too busy to pick up any work. She has been working non-stop on multiple projects and is expected to come back after the shoot of Tiger 3 and to start work on the superwoman film with Ali Abbas Zafar.
Even Janhvi was not offered the role. as was speculated in the entire media. She is working on dad Boney Kapoor’s film Mili and then will start work on other projects that she has already signed,” says our source. When we asked Balki about whether the two were approached, he denied it too. The untitled Balki film is a thriller, which has been written by Raja Sen.