Priyanka, Shahid to clash at the Box Office

By Aparna Mudi | Updated: Apr 23, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau/ Aparna Mudi

New Delhi: Once alleged lovers, Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra are set to compete against each other soon.

Come 2nd October, the big releases of both the actors hit the silver screen together, according to a leading daily. Both of them have incidentally admitted that their roles in the respective movies were the hardest roles that they have portrayed so far.

`Haider`, which is being directed by Vishal Bharadwaj, is the next big serious project that Shahid has been busy with. The `R...Rajkumar` star is a favourite with the award winning director and is also scheduled to start shooting for `Maha Kaminey` soon. `Kaminey`, interestingly starred Pee Cee and Shahid together for the first time and supposedly also kick started their alleged romance.

On the other hand Piggy Chops` Bollywood biopic based on Olympian Mary Kom, is also looking at the same weekend for the big release. `Mary Kom` is being directed by Omung Kumar and produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures.

Previously Katrina and Hrithik starrer `Bang Bang` was also scheduled for the same release date, but speculations are rising that `Bang Bang` may be further pushed forward for a few more weeks.