We have come across one of the most exciting pieces of news today. Reportedly, Dhak Dhak girl Madhuri Dixit will be reuniting with ace filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali in his yet another ambitious project, called Heera Mandi. The director is working on his next, Gangubai Kathiawadi with Alia Bhatt as of now. Reportedly, the shooting is almost complete for the same and the biographical drama is currently in post-production. There are a lot of projects in the pipeline for Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The filmmaker would take his own sweet time to make an official announcement of the same. Meanwhile, it is being said that Heera Mandi will be made into a web series and that Netflix would be rolling it out.
Reports say that SLB would be producing and co-directing the series alongside Vibhu Puri. The series is set in the streets and by-lanes of Mandi. The place was very popular back in the old days. The latest gossip buzzing around in the world of entertainment is that the director is planning a special and extravagant dance number for the same. Yes, you read that right. It will be a Mujra sequence, and that the director is eyeing to approach Madhuri Dixit for the same. If this comes true, Sanjay Leela Bhansali would be reuniting with Madhuri after about two decades. Their last outing together was Devdas wherein the actress played the role of a large-hearted courtesan, Chandramukhi.
Meanwhile, Sonakshi Sinha and Huma Qureshi would be seen in pivotal roles in Heera Mandi. A source close to the development of the same had told Filmfare, "Sanjay Leela Bhansali has almost locked the cast of his magnum opus series Heera Mandi that he’s planning for Netflix. It’s being mounted on a grand scale, on a lavish budget and Sonakshi Sinha and Huma Qureshi have already been locked to play important characters in the show. But apart from them, SLB wanted to get Madhuri for a beautiful mujra that he’s planning. That will be one of the biggest highlights in the film"
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