Sonam Kapoor has been offered the female lead in “Rang De Basanthi” fame Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra‘s new film opposite Abhishek Bachchan. The new actress has made her debut with the film “Saawariya” in the direction of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, one of the finest directors of Bollywood film industry. And now she has got an opportunity to work in the direction of Mr. Mehra, who shot to fame with the tremendous success of “Rang De Basanthi“. The film is probably going to be titled Delhi 6 or Dilli 6. She seems to be very lucky to have got this film opposite Abhishek even before the release of her debut film “Saawariya.”
According to sources Sonam has been offered a handsome amount for the movie. She gave her consent immeadiately after the movie was narrated to her in the presence of her father Anil Kapoor. The male lead was initially offered to Hrithik Roshan but when he rejected the film, the director took his time to consider Akshay Kumar, Siddharth, Ranbir Kapoor and finally settled with Abhishek. Can the director show his magic again and turn this film another huge hit just like his first movie?