Mumbai: In Rohit Shetty’s next project, news surfaced that Deepika Padukone had been finalized to pair up opposite Shahrukh Khan in Chennai Express
and therefore the two might recreate the magic of Deepika’s debut flick, Om Shanti Om
. Apparently, Shahrukh Khan is keeping his words on the same, hidden.
The confirmation, whether Deepika would be the female lead for CE
, was left stranded by SRK, "I am the producer and, I think, the director should be announcing it soon," Shahrukh said, when the question was put up to him at an event here.
Deepika also couldn’t be reached for the same. Names like Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif have emerged but Deepika topped the list. Since, a verification is needed from the director, till then keep guessing on who would be the next heroine
for the next probable blockbuster.
is a story of traveller, who is on a voyage from Mumbai to Rameshwaram. The movie is said to go on floors in September.