With recent news that Huma Qureshi had tried out for the part, if reports are to be believed, actress Deepika Padukone also took the leap and auditioned for a role in Tom Cruise’s next forthcoming reboot of the film ‘The Mummy’.
According to��Spoyboye, the actress had auditioned for the part of an Egyptian girl who will be seen as one of the main characters. Having not heard anything from the makers yet, a source close to the film crew was reported revealing, “They are looking at other options. Even if Deepika doesn�۪t make the cut, the very fact that she was in the running for an important role in a Tom Cruise starrer is quite a high in itself.”
Padukone’s first Hollywood production will see her star opposite Vin Diesel in the action packed thriller ‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’. Here’s hoping all goes well for her next Hollywood venture.