>> Son of Sardaar director Ashwini Dheer begins work on his next, a political satire with Abhay Deol and Shruti Haasan.
>> Shruti Haasan is back in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s production Gabbar opposite Akshay Kumar. She was the original choice, but was replaced by Shraddha Kapoor. Now that Shraddha has walked out, the makers have roped in Shruti again.
>> The Hindi remake of the Pawan Kumar’s Kannada film Lucia is likely to star Farhan Akhtar and Pulkit Samrat, who earlier featured in Farhan’s production Fukrey.