It is well known that ace director Mani Ratnam is currently busy finalizing the cast and crew for his upcoming film. Earlier we had reported that Maheshbabu is likely to play the lead role in the film and another Tollywood super star Nagarjuna and Malayalam actor Fahad Fazil will play equally important roles. Former Miss World Aishwarya Rai and Sruthi Hassan might be roped in .to play the heroine roles.
Now the latest news we hear is that the Kadal director has approached young Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha for another heroine role in his upcoming film. Sonakshi, could not accept the offer since she has too many bollywood projects in her kitty, to adjust dates for Mani's film.