Bollywood is abuzz that Ileana has been signed up by producer Sajid Nadiadwala to play the female lead opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the film 2 States, an adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s novel, which will be directed by Vishal Bhardwaj.
Sajid is said to have considered casting Priyanka Chopra but she has already acted in two films of director Vishal. Moreover, Priyanka is already in SRK’s Don. Finally, Sajid is said to have decided to cast Ileana.
Ileana is already poised for a Bollywood debut with Ranbir Kapoor in Barfee.