Bollywood’s much awaited film Farzi by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK has been in news for quite a long time now. Only recently it was announced that the film was to feature Haider actor Shahid Kapoor and Heropanti star Kriti Sanon but if recent rumours are anywhere to be true, Shahid Kapoor might just lose his spot to Arjun Kapoor!
Yes, according to recent reports, the makers of the film have decided to kick Shahid Kapoor out of the film and bring Arjun Kapoor on board for the lead role. Reportedly, Shahid Kapoor is already very busy with his upcoming films and doesn’t have a day to spare in his packed schedule, due to which the film’s been delayed enough but now the makers along with film’s leading actress, Kriti, are getting restless and want to start with the project.
However, the makers of Farzi have not yet confirmed the reports, neither have Shahid Kapoor. But a source close to Arjun Kapoor confirmed the reports by revealign that the actor has been offered the lead role in the film. The source also revealed that Arjun hasn’t yet given his nod but he is considering the film along with other few scripts. Farzi also features actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who plays the role of a police officer in the film.
Apart from this, Arjun Kapoor will also be seen in R. Balki’s upcoming film opposite to his childhood crush Kareena Kapoor Khan. Meanwhile the leading lady of Farzi, Kriti Sanon is busy shooting for Rohit Shetty‘s upcoming film Dilwale, which also stars Shah Rukh Khan, Varun Dhawan and Kajol.