When asked who will play the female lead in the upcoming movie Anurag Kashyap told the media. “Anushka Sharma, it is!”
However when asked about playing the female lead in the movie, Anushka Sharma told the media, “I haven’t signed the project yet. It is still pending. So I can’t comment on it until I sign the film.”
Bombay Velvet is an upcoming Bollywood drama based on Mumbai Fables, which is a semi-fictional study of Mumbai in the 1960’s by historian and Princeton University History professor Gyan Prakash. Bombay Velvet is set to star Ranbir Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah and K K Menon. The film is set to release in 2013.