Actor Saif Ali Khan, who was last seen playing a dashing RAW agent in Agent Vinod, will be next seen in Cocktail, a rom-com revolving around three friends. However, the Pataudi royal claims that initially when he was approached with the idea, he agreed to produce it but was not too keen on acting in it.
It seems that Khan wasn't very enthusiastic about another rom-com as he had worked in rom-coms before so it was decided that another actor should play the lead role. However, when that did not work out, co-producer Dinesh Vijan and others associated with the film insisted that Khan get involved in the film as an actor too and Saif finally agreed to do so.
Cocktail, which is directed by Homi Adajania, also stars Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty.
Blamed initially on 'engine failure', it emerged on Tuesday that a government jet carrying Serbia's president to Italy last week was forced to turn back when the co-pilot spilled coffee on the instrument board. Advisers to President Tomislav Nikolic described being "thrown around the cabin" when the plane -- a 34-year-old French-built Falcon 50 -- began tumbling through the air on Friday. The plane landed safely back in Belgrade, but Nikolic was forced to cancel his official visit to meet …