Dimple Hayati will be seen opposite Dhanush in the latter’s upcoming Bollywood venture titled ‘Atrangi Re’. Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan will also be seen playing pivotal roles in the movie.
Dimple Hayati, who shot to fame with the film, ‘Gulf’, also played one of the leading ladies in the Prabhudheva-Tamannaah starrer eerie comedy ‘Devi 2’. It is said director Aanand L Rai was quite impressed with Dimple Hayati’s pictures and called her to Mumbai for a look test.
“After he was convinced with the results of the look and performance tests, he has decided to cast her in the movie. She will be seen playing the romantic interest of the character played by Dhanush,” sources said.
Meanwhile, in Kollywood, Dhanush is currently occupied with a bunch of projects, including ‘Karnan’, ‘Jagame Thandhiram’, movies with ‘Raatsasan’ director Ram Kumar and Karthick Naren, besides a flick with Selvaraghavan.
He is also expected to commence his second directorial venture soon.