After a long gap of seven years filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is making his comeback as a film director with his upcoming film ‘Paani’. The filmmaker has finally managed to cast all his actors for this film. He has finalized actor Sushant Singh Rajput to play male lead.
Kapur has signed Ayesha Kapoor, the actress who is best remembered for playing the young Michelle McNally in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Black’ in 2005.
The filmmaker who was knee on casting a major Hollywood actor like Emma Watson or Jennifer Lawrence for lead role, but finalized Ayesha since producer Aditya Chopra insistence to cast. He has apparently signed a three film deal with Yash Raj Films.
The film is produced under Yash Raj Films and is set to release in the year 2015.