Vishal Bhardwaj who has always won our hearts by creating epic love films, like ' Omkara' . The ace filmmaker is all set to cast Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan in his next venture , as expected it would be interesting story on a big screen.
In the film, Deepika Padukone will be seen playing a mafia queen where as Irrfan Khan will play the role of a local gangster who falls in love with the mafia queen. Confirming the news, Vishal Bhardwaj said , Deepika Padukone wanted him to write a script for her for a long time and she instantly liked this script and talks are in the advance stages with the actress.
The film is based on Hussain Zaidi's book, ' Mafia Queens of Mumbai' in which Deepika plays Sapna Didi whose mission is to kill the gangster Dawood Ibrahim. The story is about Sapna Didi who had planned Dawood Ibrahim's execution through the cricket match held in Sharjah and avenge the killing of her husband. Unfortunately she gets killed a few days prior by him and his men when they got to know of her plans. The film co-produced by Prerna Arora along with Vishal Bhardwaj's and direction s by Honey Trehan, is expected to go on floors by the year end.