Indra Kumar has approached Madhuri Dixit Nene for the third franchise of the Dhamaal series, to play the romantic lead opposite Anil Kapoor.
Madhuri and Anil Kapoor last seen together in Pukar, Now Anil Kapoor and Madhuri will be coming together in a film again.
The superstar duo from the 1980s and 90s Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor approached for a film, which is the third installment of Dhamaal series. With Double Dhamaal released back in 2011, the two actors have been reported to be approached for the third part, Total Dhamaal.
Total Dhamaal already sighed Ajay Devgn, Riteish Deshmukh and Arshad Warsi as of now, who will start filming from early next year.
According to a trade source, “Indra Kumar approached Madhuri Dixit Nene a couple of months ago and is currently in talks with her. The negotiations are in the final stages."
If the actress gives her nod to the film, it will be her first movie after Gulaab Gang (2014), though she had made her appearances as a judge on various reality shows on television.
Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit have worked together in several films like Dil, Raja, Ram Lakhan, Tezaab, Beta, Pukar. Director Indra Kumar has worked with Madhuri in the past and is hopeful that the actress will give her nod for his latest film.
If they become a part of the cast, this will be their first movie together after a sixteen year gap.
With one of Bollywood’s most popular comedy franchises ready to roll next year with such a top cast, Total Dhamaal seems a sure-shot family entertainer right now.