Seems like one ‘Chikni Chameli‘ act is opening much bigger doors for Katrina Kaif when it comes to making an entry into Dharma Productions. Though she
hasn’t worked in any Karan Johar film so far, Katrina has impressed the filmmaker a lot with her item number in Agneepath. So much so that now there
are serious talks of the superstar actress being roped for much bigger assignments.
“She was anyways almost certain for Dostana 2 and it’s unfortunate that the film hasn’t gone on floors yet. In fact it had started seeming that
says a trade insider, “However she is now pretty much in good books of Karan Johar as well, courtesy ‘Chikni Chameli‘ which is fast turning out to be
Even Katrina is conscious of this fact and this was the reason why she spent as many as 10 days just rehearsing for the ‘desi’ dance number before hitting
“Karan is extremely pleased with the hard work and dedication that Katrina has shown to get her second quintessential item number after ‘Sheila Ki
Jawani‘ right. He feels that for a girl who till a few years back couldn’t even speak the language and was hardly familiar with the texture and tonality
of ‘masala’ films has now shown so much growth that she is doing ‘seeti maar’ numbers like ‘Chikni Chameli‘”, says a source, “He is now heard telling
friends and other industry folks that Katrina has cracked the ‘Bollywood heroine code’ big time.”
This is one of the major reasons why Karan feels that Katrina can do ‘just about anything’ now when it comes to Hindi films.
“I am extremely happy that Katrina came on board for Agneepath“, says Karan, “We all saw that she could dance when her ‘Sheila Ki Jawani‘
became such a rage. However, ‘Chikni Chameli‘ is nothing like you have seen before. Trust me, nothing can stop Katrina now. She can now perform any
part and there is no more debate around whether she can play a village/small town girl or not.”
Well Karan, how about walking the talk and roping her in one of your own film pronto?
Watch ‘Chikni Chameli’ song promo: