After Priyanka Chopra Jonas walks out of ‘Jee Le Zara’, the Report stated Katrina Kaif has also opted out of Farhan Akhtar’s film. Read Out inside in detail.
Farhan Akhtar was always known for making films that highlighted coming-of-age stories. Be it Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, and Akshay Khanna starrer ‘Dil Chahta Hain’ or Hrithik Roshan starrer ‘Lakshay’, With the announcement of ‘Jee Le Zara’, Farhan Akhtar is returning as director after a long time, but fans would have to wait a little longer to see him in the director’s chair.
Everyone’s been waiting for Farhan Akhtar’s directed Jee Le Zara for the longest time, as he was bringing up a new road trip film like ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, and he announced the film with the three finest actresses of Bollywood, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Katrina Kaif, and Alia Bhatt.
Farhan Akhtar’s last directorial film was 2011 Don 2: The King is Back.
Recently, news circulated around social media that Farhan Akhtar has shifted the date for shooting ‘Jee Le Zara’, and for now he will focus on Aamir Khan’s Champions, a remake of the 2018 Spanish Film ‘Champeones, which he will see in front of the camera.
Now, for a few days, the news has been circulating that Priyanka Chopra had left the film because of her other work commitments in Hollywood and that she wanted to shift the date to next year. But the other cast member of Jee Le Zaara, Alia Bhatt, already had a work commitment for 2024 for SLB’s Baiju Bawra and Nitesh Tiwari’s Ramayan. And, Farhan Akhtar made the decision to postpone the movie until the appropriate time and date after nothing came together.
After Priyanka Chopra, rumours are rife that Katrina Kaif has also backed out of Farhan Akhtar’s ambitious movie ‘Jee Le Zara’. Although Katrina’s existence has not been officially confirmed, a recent rumour claims that the actress has decided not to participate in the film.
As per the reports, Anushka Sharma & Kiara Advani can replace Priyanka Chopra & Katrina Kaif respectively.
According to a prominent news portal article that cited several important sources, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Katrina Kaif are rumoured to have left the movie, and Anushka Sharma and Kiara Advani are currently being discussed as potential replacements.
Apart from Anushka Sharma and Kiara Advani, Netizens demanded to cast Deepika Padukone in place of Priyanka Chopra, suggesting to Farhan that this is the right time to cast Deepika Padukone in the film. Well, the public can only wait for the official announcements from the makers of Jee Le Zara.
Netizens want Deepika Padukone in place of Priyanka Chopra Jonas.
Jee Le Zara will be produced by Excel Entertainment and written by Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti. Let us tell you, Jee Le Zara will be a women-centric road trip film like Zindagi Naa Milegi Dobara, where three childhood friends decided to take a road trip to Spain.
On the work front, Priyanka Chopra is now busy filming her next Hollywood film, ‘Head of State, and then she will start working on ‘Citadel 2, despite poor reviews. Meanwhile, Alia Bhatt is busy with her upcoming movie Rocky aur Rani Ki Prem Kahaani, and Katrina Kaif is also busy with Tiger 3, which is set to release on Diwali 2023, and Merry Christmas opposite Vijay Sethupathi.