Actress Sonakshi Sinha will join Saif Ali Khan and R Madhavan near Desuri village where they are filming Navdeep Singh’s next historical film. Saif Ali Khan and R Madhavan will be reuniting after 17 years, they both were seen together in ‘Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein’ in 2001 along with Dia Mirza.
Actress Zoya Hussain who made her debut in Anurag Kashyap’s sports drama ‘Mukkabaaz’ will play the leading lady in the historical film. Now, as per reports the Aanand L Rai production, has a new addition to the cast. Sonakshi Sinha has now been roped in and has already begun filming in Rajasthan where a major portion the film will be shot.
A source revealed, “Sonakshi will be playing an interesting cameo in the yet untitled film. She is the surprise element which is why the makers are keeping her part and look tightly under wraps for now.”
Sonakshi Sinha will also be playing the lead in Aanand L Rai’s next ‘Happy Bhaag Jaayegi Returns’, where she joins Diana Penty. The first part of the franchise with Ali Fazal, Abhay Deol, Diana and Jimmy Shergill released in August 2016.
The source further revealed, “It is being shot near Desuri village presently and will move to other parts of the state. Deepak Dobriyal will also be joining the cast in an important role. This will be followed by long schedules in Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh in the coming months.”
Both Saif and Madhavan have trained in sword-fighting and horse-riding as part of their preparations for the period drama.