Priyanka Chopra not yet finalized for ‘Zanjeer’ remake
Gossip columns were abuzz with the rumors that Priyanka Chopra has been finalized for the lead in director Apoorva Lakhia’s remake of the 1973 film ‘Zanjeer’. However, the director puts a rest to these rumors saying, “Priyanka Chopra is not yet confirmed. We have not yet decided on that. However, we are starting the film’s shoot from May 13. The scenes of the lead actor will be shot.”
The movie will see Amit Mehra stepping into the field of production. The lead role played by Amitabh Bachchan will be essayed by southern superstar Chiranjeevi’s son Ram Charan Teja. Lakhia wants Big B to make an appearance in his film and is planning to approach him with the offer.
“I have not approached Mr. Bachchan yet. But I will soon approach him. It would be great if he could show his presence in the film. I would approach him for all obvious reasons. Who does not want to cast Mr. Bachchan in their film,” said Lakhia.