Deepika Padukone Said No To Hits Like Furious 7, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo & We Cannot Imagine Why
By Grinell Jacinto April 28, 2021
Deepika Padukone has an impressive filmography featuring titles like Bajirao Mastani, Ram-Leela, Chennai Express, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and more. We are absolutely excited that she said yes to these films but did you know she said no to a couple of other films, including a few blockbusters?
Katrina Kaif had requested director Yash Chopra to drop Deepika from the film as both the actors have dated Ranbir Kapoor in the past, and they weren’t comfortable in each other’s company.
Seeing that the film saw AK in a double role with most of the other actors falling in the background, we don’t blame her for rejecting the role.
The makers approached Deepika for a song in the film, but she turned it down because she thought that it would clash with Lovely from Happy New Year.
We all loved Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor’s on-screen chemistry in films like Tamasha and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani; the actress still said no to starring opposite him in Roy.
Deepika Padukone spoke about the film, saying, “See films always belong to people who do them. It doesn’t matter who was offered or who didn’t do it.
Talking about having to say no to it, in a 2013 conversation, Deepika Padukone told PTI, “I don’t regret it. I had to work out things for Ram-Leela here, I couldn’t have left the process midway,
Deepika Padukone had once expressed her desire to work with Salman Khan, but she has rejected projects with him several times.
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