Angelina as Draupadi?

After the success of Raajneeti, Prakash Jha is already toying with a concept for his next movie...

Friday, June 25, 2010   |  Copyright: bollycurry  |  Comments 43 Comments  |  7705 Views

After the success of Raajneeti, Prakash Jha is already toying with a concept for his next movie, which will be marketed overseas, to an international audience.


For a long while now, Prakash has been mulling over a film focusing on the story of Draupadi aka Paanchali, the wife of the five Pandavas in the Hindu mythological epic, Mahabharata. His initial choice for the role was Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit, but since his extend to a world wide market for this venture, he would like to get an international cast. In particular, he would like to see Angelina Jolie in the role of Draupadi.


Should Angelina accept the role, she will inevitably be competing against Bipasha Basu, who also plays the same mythological female protagonist in Rituparno Ghosh's upcoming film.


Jha sure has his ways to experiment - from having Brit accented tinsel town babe Katrina play a fluent Hindi speaking political character, to a complete outsider essay a pivotal role from the sacred texts of the Hindus - he insists of playing the surprise element card!

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  • Posted on: 28 June 2010 at 9:49ampsycho_angel

    wow.Angelina as Draupadi.thats like an 11 on 10 on the bizzarometer! Shocked

    Edited on:28 June 2010 at 9:48am

  • Posted on: 27 June 2010 at 7:35pmanishalakhani78

    nope! keep bollywood actors with bollywood and hollywood actors with hollywood! dont mix them!

  • Posted on: 27 June 2010 at 1:41pmmjht_lover

    agree with all the comments about the money...her paycheck alone is the budget of 2 films, can't afford her socks, her price tag...hahaha pretty funny but yeah...she's an A list actress in hollywood so she's prob gonna say no unless they're willing to pay her millions of dollars...just as an eg: Julia Roberts was paid 1 million to do a total of 8 minutes in the movie Valentines Day cuz the movie was kinda sucky so imagine how much angie would charge...and Indian actress are just beautiful so why not them?

  • Posted on: 27 June 2010 at 1:00pmqueenidda

    shes to good for all of this llol

  • Posted on: 27 June 2010 at 3:32amCookMySock

    why not keep bollywood as bollywood. oh myy. whats to need to mixing the two woods >:(

  • Posted on: 26 June 2010 at 11:08pmdesi.girl.01

    no way is this going to happen.

  • Posted on: 26 June 2010 at 10:50pmNavi_44

    um...im 99.9% sure that she is not going to agree lol

  • Posted on: 26 June 2010 at 9:57pmmimi0295

    LOL Angelina? Really?

    Well... I highly doubt she'll agree, but if she does, all the best to him!

  • Posted on: 26 June 2010 at 7:04pm-ArohaAngel-

    definately not happening lol

  • Posted on: 26 June 2010 at 5:41pmLamia17

    I like Angelina and I could already say it's not gonna work

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