Kareena Kapoor to Play Akshay Kumar's Wife In 'Gabbar'?

We had earlier reported that Akshay Kumar will play the lead role in upcoming film Gabbar, which is the Hindi version of Tamil blockbuster Ramanaa and now buzz has it that the makers of the movie are planning to cast Kareena Kapoor opposite the Boss actor.

A source has been quoted saying that Kareena's name has been suggested for the film's female lead however, she has not been approached yet for the role. If Kapoor comes on-board, she will essay the character of Akshay's wife, which was played by South actress Simran in the original.

The film will be produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Telugu filmmaker Krish will wield the megaphone for it. Krish has stated that they have not zeroed in on an actress yet and will announce it as soon as they finalize a name.