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Kareena Kapoor Khan may well have declined the offer to be a part of the but that didn۪t deter makers from looking for a replacement. It seems that Jacqueline Fernandez is now firm favourite to play Sangeeta Bijlani in Mohammad Azharuddin۪s biopic, being made by Anthony D۪Souza.

Apparently, Fernandez has given look tests for the part and makers will be announcing their decision about the leading lady very soon. Emraan Hashmi is cast as male lead and has been training under Azharuddin himself to really get into the shoe۪s of the character.

Reportedly, Kapoor Khan chose Udta Punjab۪ over Azhar۪.

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