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.
After Parineeti, it’s Bhumi Pednekar, who is the new heroine.Weighing 85 kgs, she is obviously here to change the way we look at heroines.Rani Mukherji was at YRF recently where she saw portions of the film starring Bhumi.Rani was amazed to see the confidence and screen presence Bhumi had and asked the team to inform her whenever she is around as she personally wanted to meet Bhumi. In fact, Bhumi was also looking into the casting for Maardani and that’s when she had interacted with Rani …