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Emma Watson may be heading for Bollywood

1 of 1 Emma Watson may be taking a surprise career move to Bollywood
Emma Watson may be taking a surprise career move to Bollywood

Former Harry Potter star Emma Watson is reported to have been approached to star in an upcoming Bollywood movie, Paani.

According to Digital Spy, Shekhar Kapur, who is directing the film, is believed to have approached the British actress for a leading role, which stars Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

While an announcement about the cast is expected soon, veteran song and dance man John Travolta recently revealed that he had been offered a role in the movie.

Speaking at the recent International Indian Film Academy Awards, he said: “I have been offered a film that I am considering doing . . . I believe it is an honest Bollywood film and it is called Paani, by Shekhar Kapoor. He has asked me to be a part of it.

“I have known Shekhar for a while now. Even though the script does not have it (songs) Shekhar said he will put a song to make it truly Bollywood. I am open to working in Hindi films if I like the story and my part,” he added.

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