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.
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Praveen Morchhale, who is gearing up with his debut venture "Barefoot To Goa", says he managed to rope in legendary singer K.J. Yesudas, to sing a song in his film. Morchhale told IANS: "Yesudas is very choosy. Then we went to Chennai to record the song with him." While Yesudas is known to have recorded as many as 16 songs in a day, for the song "Naina do nyare" in "Barefoot To Goa", the singer took nearly four hours to record as he wanted it to turn out perfect. …