The script isn’t ready yet and once that’s done, the producer will give the actress a full narration and get her dates blocked for the film.”
Deepika just came back from Cannes, after red carpet debut at the internation film festival. It’s a character-driven role, just like Varun’s was in Badlapur. Dinesh, who also happens to be the producer of Badlapur, has apparently sounded the idea of Deepika playing the lead role in the sequel to the hit Varun Dhawan, Yami Gautam starrer-Badlapur. Deepika Padukone and Dinesh Vijan have worked together on many occasions including title track of Dinesh’s directorial debut Raabta. The makers of the 2009 film Magadheera filed a case claiming Raabta was similar to the hit SS Rajamouli film starring Ram Charan and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles.
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Published:May 26, 2017 10:07 pm
Deepika Padukone might star in Badlapur 2 to be produced by Dinesh Vijan. So, Badlapur 2 is expected to take off later in 2018. Her rumoured boyfriend Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor are also cast in the film. The second film is also expected to be a revenge drama. She is currently busy with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati, in which she plays the role of Rani Padmini. According to reports in DNA, a source was quoted as saying, “A sequel to Badlapur, with a female protagonist and a completely new cast, is being planned. Dinesh has bounced the idea off to Deepika and she has loved it.