Actress and global icon Deepika Padukone is currently making headlines at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival, where she is a member of the prestigious jury. Currently one of the highest paid actresses in the country, Deepika has given many successes in her career. But today in this article we will not know about her successful movies, but about those movies, whose movies she has refused offers. Cannes 2022: Learn why the 2022 Cannes Film Festival is special for Deepika Padukone
1) Gangubai Kathiawadi
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the film turned out to be one of the biggest hits of 2022. The film tells the story of Gangubai, a strong-headed woman from the dark alleys of Mumbai. According to India Today, Padukone was offered a role in the film, but she turned it down as the actress did not want to share screen space with Alia Bhatt.
2) rock star
According to a report in Times of India, Deepika said in an interview that she wants a chance to do Rockstar because she liked the movie. Rockstar starred Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri in the lead roles and was directed by Imtiaz Ali. The best films of all time.
Initially, it was claimed on social media that Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor would be in the lead role in this much-loved Karan Johar project. However, according to Times of India, prior to Kareena Kapoor Khan, Deepika Padukone was approached for the film. However, due to personal reasons and scheduling issues, she chose Bajirao Mastani instead of Shuddhi.
4) As long as there are lives
Jab Tak Hai Jaan starred Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles and the film did very well at the box office. According to the Times of India report, Deepika Padukone was offered the role of Meera before Katrina Kaif. However, the actress turned him down for unknown reasons. In this film, the revealing clothing Deepika Padukone deliberately wears, such an open polo shirt
5) Fast and Furious 7
This 2015 action-adventure Hollywood blockbuster Deepika Padukone was the only Bollywood actress who was offered the role and given the chance to work with Vin Diesel and other stars like Dwayne Johnson, Paul Walker. But due to the date issue, the star had to decline this offer. According to India Today, she was busy filming for Goliyon Ki Rasleela-Ram Leela during that time.
6) Dhoom 3
One of the most popular movies in the Bollywood franchise, Dhoom 3, Deepika Padukone was previously offered for the role of ‘Alia’. However, the actress was unable to agree to work on the film due to her previous work commitments. This role was eventually played by Katrina Kaif.
Many years ago, Deepika Padukone expressed her desire to work with Salman Khan. However, when the opportunity arose, she had to decline the offer due to work commitments. Later, she approached Anushka Sharma for this role.
8) Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
Before Sultan, Deepika Padukone was offered Prem Ratan Dhan Payo in front of Salman Khan, which she turned down. The filmmakers later cast Sonam Kapoor Ahuja in the role. Directed by Sooraj Barjatya, the romantic drama bombed the box office.