So, Nargis Fakhri can finally look forward to something. The actress who made her debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Rockstar will now be seen in Shoojit Sircar’s Madras Cafe. Shoojit said that Nargis will surprise everyone with her role in the film.
Sircar said: “Nargis suited the role and I can assure you that she is going to surprise everybody with ‘Madras Cafe’. She is playing a journalist in the film.”
The film was earlier titled Jaffna.
And also a new jodi will be seen. This time around, Nargis Fakhri will be paired opposite John Abraham.
After Vicky Donor, Shoojit will direct his third movie. He said: “I can’t reveal the story, but it was the demand of the script. You will get to know once you see the film. I hope the audiences like this pairing.”
The first schedule of Madras Cafe is over. It has been shot extensively in south India. The second schedule will commence from March and will be shot in Mumbai, south India and abroad.
The director also added that the superstar from Kerala, Mohanlal will also play a cameo in the film.
“We are in talks with him. There is a very important role in the film for which we need Mohanlal. Now let us see how things fall in place. Nothing has been finalised right now,” he added.