There has been alot of buzz around who will feature opposite Shahrukh Khan in Farah Khan’s film Happy New Year. The latest news suggests Deepika Padukone has bagged the role in the movie that hits the floors this September. Some some suggested Deepika bagged the role as she has had a great year so far with two hits, Race 2 and Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani, while others have said Deepika bagged the role for her on-screen chemistry with Shahrukh Khan in Chennai Express which looks fabulous.
But what is most interesting is that, Deepika Padukone’s achievement is being hailed as that much bigger because she has, reportedly pipped screen rival Katrina Kaif and several other contenders such as Priyanka Chopra, television actor Anita Lokhande to the post. Director Farah Khan and producer Shahrukh Khan have remained tight-lipped about the new developments.