Shruti Haasan was supposed to play the female lead in the Telugu film Gabbar Singh opposite Pawan Kalyan. But now the producers have approached Ileana for the role. Though the reasons for this replacement are not known immediately, sources close to Gabbar Singh say that nothing has been finalized yet.
Gabbar Singh is an upcoming film that will be the remake version of Dabangg. Harish Shankar is to direct this film.
It is worth mentioning here that Dabangg’s Tamil remake is getting ready for release on December 8th and it stars Silambarasan and Richa in the lead roles.