Simmba: NOT Alia Bhatt but THIS ‘winking girl’ to star opposite Ranveer Singh in Rohit Shetty’s film?

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Ranveer Singh starrer ‘Simmba’ is one of the most-awaited and talked about films in recent times. The film has been making waves ever since the film was announced the makers.

The ‘Baajirao Mastani’ actor who is on a career high will reportedly play a quirky cop in the film. The dashing actor who is known for his dedication and impeccable performance has started shooting for Simmba as per media reports.

Interestingly, Rohit Sharma is helming the film which is slated to hit the silver screens on December 28. The ‘Golmaal’ director is teaming up with Ranveer for the very first time and a lot of expectations are riding on their shoulders.

Trade pundits are expecting a blockbuster performance from the dynamic duo.

There have been a lot of speculations over the leading lady who will star opposite the ‘Padmaavat’ actor. Grapevines were buzzing with the rumours that Alia Bhatt might land the role in the highly anticipated film.

According to a latest report, it seems an internet sensation fondly known as ‘’winking girl’’ might feature in the upcoming film.  And that actress is none other Priya Prakash Varrier.

“The girl’s role is not so big in the film. But Priya has become an overnight craze with the wink of an eye. Bollywood is interested in her. And who better equipped to consolidate Priya’s supremacy in the virtual world in the arena of  inema than Karan Johar?’’, a source told Deccan Chronicle.

The 18-year-old girl shot to fame with ‘Manikya Malaraya Poovi’ from the Malayalam flick ‘Oru Adaar Love’. Her ‘wink’ made her the national crush of India and an overnight sensation.

Fans couldn’t stop gushing over how cute she looked in the video that went viral within minutes. 

The makers are yet to confirm the development, but if it turns out to be true, we believe it will be the perfect launch for the teen actress.

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