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  • | April 5th, 2012

    What if Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had done Vidya Balan’s role in ‘Parineeta’?

    What if Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had done Vidya Balan’s role in ‘Parineeta’?

    We think the period romance would have been superficial and pretentious, just like the public image of the former beauty queen herself
    At the recent week-long screening of films he has produced and directed Vidhu Vinod Chopra revealed to a room full of the media that the first face that popped into his head when he read the script of Parineeta was Aishwarya Rai Bachchan‘s. But Pradeep Sarkar, the ad filmmaker who was turning feature director with the project, was stuck like a broken record insisting that he would only cast the then far-less-curvy Vidya Balan in the title role. Click here to read more