Whilst reports suggested that Shahid Kapoor had no time to spare for Abhishek Chaubey۪s Udta Punjab۪, BizAsia has learnt that another actor has apparently been added to the cast. It is none other than Ayushmann Khurrana.
Hindustan Times report that a Khurrana has been signed as second male lead, bagging the part over Emraan Hashmi. A source close to the actor stated, He got a narration for the film and is excited about it. While he has already done the look test for the character, he is yet to sign the documents, says a source close to the actor.
Although is is being reported that the female lead is Parineeti Chopra, the actress told BizAsia in a recent interview that she had not been approached for the part as yet.
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