Multiple National Award winning film maker Prakash Jha is making his next film Aarakshan that deals with caste based reservation and politics. Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn and Manoj Bajpai play important roles in the film.
Jha drafted Katrina Kaif to play the role of Ajay Devgn’s wife in the film as he was impressed with her performance in his last hit film Rajneeti. But for reasons unknown, Katrina has refused the offer. Now, that role has been offered to Deepika Padukone.
Deepika is excited about working in Prakash Jha’s film and her film Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey opposite Abhishek Bachchan directed by Ashutosh Gowarikar will soon hit the screens.