News|June 20, 2012 4:28 pm

Prabhu Deva Signs Shahid for his next movie “Namak”

Shahid Kapoor bonded with choreographer turned director Prabhu Deva at the IIFA awards held in Singapore.

Now according to recent reports, Prabhu Deva has signed Shahid Kapoor for his next film “Namak” movie which is based on drug trade in Madhya Pradesh and Shahid will be seen doing some high-power stunts.

A source said,

“Prabhu Deva has been keen that he signs Shahid for the film. He has seen his performance in Vishal Bharadwaj’s Kaminey. He will however give him the mass entertaining image. Shahid was also keen to see the feedback that he receives as Javed in the 1910 period of his upcoming film Teri Meri Kahaani, as that is a character that will interest the masses. To top it all, both Shahid and Prabhu Deva bonded big time at a recently concluded award ceremony making it easier for Shahid to sign the film.”

The source added,

“Prabhu Deva is one of the most sought after directors and is known for his action films. Shahid has never done hardcore raw action before and it will be interesting to see him in an action drama.”

Shahid Kapoor confirmed the news and said,

“Yes, I am working with Prabhu Deva and it is a full on masala film.”