Fans of Indian cricketer Virat Kohli are in for a disappointment as he won't be making his film debut opposite his rumoured girlfriend, actress Anushka Sharma, according to Yash Raj Films.
Virat had reportedly replaced superstar Shah Rukh Khan in a romantic film, being made by Yash Raj Films starring Anushka. However, the production house has no intentions to become the launch vehicle for the cricketer in filmdom. (Also Read: Virat Kohli Confirms Dating Anushka, Says They're "Not Hiding Anything")
#YRFNews Virat Kohli will not star opposite Anushka Sharma in YRF's next. (1/2)? Yash Raj Films (@yrf) November 25, 2014
To avoid confusion, we would like to categorically state that there is no plan to launch Virat Kohli in YRF's next alongside Anushka Sharma.? Yash Raj Films (@yrf) November 25, 2014
The production house, under the guidance of late filmmaker Yash Chopra and now Aditya Chopra, has rolled out several popular films including Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. (Also Read: Virat Kohli Blows Anushka Sharma a Kiss After Breaking Record)
Anukshka, who has found strong foothold in Bollywood, was also launched by the banner in 2008 opposite Shah Rukh in film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. She has further worked with the production house in films like Band Baaja Baaraat and Ladies vs Ricky Bahl.