Martial arts superstar, Jackie Chan’s love affair with India & the Hindi Film Industry continues. After having worked with Mallika Sherawat in ‘The Myth’ (2005); Sonu Sood, Amyra Dastur and Disha Patani in his upcoming flick��’Kung Fu Yoga’, the actor-producer is now seeking a desi actress for the sequel of ‘Skiptrace’, which sees him playing a Hong Kong-based detective working with the multi talented American actor, Johnny Knoxville.
According to TOI,��the film�۪s makers have already reached Mumbai to search for an Indian face for the film. An insider source was quoted as saying,�ʉ��So far, a few actresses have auditioned for the part. Shobhita Dhulipala and Tillotama Shome are among the top contenders for this part. Since Jackie is the producer of the film, he will take the final call on casting after discussions with director Renny Harlin.�
‘Skiptrace’ is expected to hit the screens on 2nd September.
By Chandrika Rao