News had been abuzz that Ranveer Singh, who plays central character Excel Entertainment's upcoming next project 'Dil Dhadakne Do', has blocked 70-75 days to shoot this film. Talks were that the makers wanted to maintain secrecy over the actor's look in the film, which said to be completely new and different from the characters he played so far. And so they had made him to sign a special clause for the film. But here we have a statement from Ranveer's official spokesperson who denied any such deal.
The letter read: "He (Ranveer) plays the main lead in the film, however there is no exclusivity clause in the contract though he'll be shooting for over 75-80 days of the total 90 day schedule of the film."
'Dil Dhadakne Do', directed by Zoya Akhtar also has a very interesting cast including Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar besides Ranveer.
The statement went on to add, "With his back to back hits, the normally fussy Ranveer has also finally opened up to doing endorsements and has recently signed on several A-list brands. And the Excel team has been kind enough to work not only their but also his co-actors schedules around to help accommodate him as most brands want to shoot with him again for follow up campaigns in the big festive season."
Meanwhile Ranveer, whose last film 'Gunday' last month, is eagerly looking forward to work with the 'Zindagi Milegi Dobara' helmer. Quoted Ranveer, "I'm super excited to work with Zoya as I believe she's one of the most talented directors in the industry. Moreover it's a part that really pushes me as an actor and gives me a chance to showcase an aspect of my performance that will surprise my fans."
'Dil Dhadakne Do' will be going on floors soon and will be releasing on June 05 2015, which also happens to be the first film to release after IPL.