The latest industry buzz doing the rounds is that both Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone have auditioned for the role of Bond girl in the next film in the popular franchise.
According to sources, the makers of the film are looking for a worthy replacement to Daniel Craig and a leading lady to accompany the new Bond. With both Chopra and Padukone living the high-life in Hollywood, it seems no better time to put the two names forward for the role. Furthermore, the two have reportedly already auditioned and expressed strong interest to take on the character.
A source told Deccan Chronicle, ���Deepika is finishing the final leg of xXx ��� she had given them bulk dates for the film. And over the past 18 months Priyanka Chopra has been shooting for Quantico, and only recently she started work on Baywatch too. Both actresses have very strong teams there who are deftly managing their work and have been pitching them to various Hollywood studios. And they have also made it clear to their respective agents that they are not interested in doing two-bit roles.� Besides Priyanka and Deepika, there are a few other names too that are being considered. The source adds, ���Who wouldn�۪t want to be the Bond girl? It�۪s a role that�۪s on everyone�۪s wish list but only the chosen one gets it. Now, it�۪s entirely up to the makers.�