Many leading heroines have been approached by Anand L Rai in these few months to play the lead with the superstar but none finalised as yet. Apparently, Deepika Padukone was also approached for the role but due to her date issues; she chose Padmavati over SRK's dwarf film.
The latest is that Alia Bhatt has been approached for the said role. According to sources, recently Alia Bhatt was seen visiting SRK's house. She is said to have had a long chat with him. .
We will soon know if the discussion was fruitful.