Showman of Bollywood Subhash Ghai is keen to star Quantico star Priyanka Chopra in the sequel of his super hit film, Aitraaz.
Reportedly, Subhash Ghai has been working on the script for the last two years but the final draft has been locked only last month. The ‘Taal’ director wants to final the cast and hopes to put the project on floors by the end of 2018. He has already in talks with PeeCee regarding an important role in the film.
A source close to Ghai revealed, “It’s a new story with a new title. Subhash Ghai has already had a word with Priyanka and the two have discussed the film. She loves the idea of a sequel to a film, which won her accolades… and is excited to feature in the second installment of the franchise. She is keen to collaborate with Ghai again and has even told him that she will try working around her dates.”
Released in 2004, Aitraaz is a romantic thriller film directed by Abbas–Mustan and produced by Subhash Ghai. The leading actors of the film included Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra Amrish Puri, Paresh Rawal and Annu Kapoor.
The film tells the story of a man accused of sexual harassment by his female superior (played by Priyanka Chopra). The actress received a lot of applaud for her powerful performance in the film. It was a negative role and she won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress in a Negative Role that year.
Today, Priyanka Chopra has considered among the top notch actress of the country. After making a glittering career in Bollywood, she has moved to Hollywood where she has already made a place for herself with a strong performance in America TV series, Quantico.