Sushant Singh Rajput signed for Rajkumar Hirani`s `Peekay`

Last Updated: Sep 10, 2012, 14:58 PM IST

Mumbai: Popular TV actor Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen alongside Aamir Khan in Rajkumar Hirani`s next film `Peekay`.

Sushant shot to fame with his role as Manav Deshmukh in Ekta Kapoor`s hit show `Pavitra Rishta`.

With `Rock On` fame director Abhishek Kapoor, Sushant is making his debut as an actor in Bollywood with `Kai Po Che`, where he playing the lead.

Even before this film hits cinema houses next year, Sushant has bagged a role in Rajkumar Hirani`s `Peekay`.

"Yes...Sushant has been signed for `Peekay`," sources close to the project told PTI, without divulging details of his role in the film.

There was a buzz in B-town that Aamir`s nephew actor Imran Khan and Ranbir Kapoor were considered for this role.

For leading roles in `Peekay` Aamir and Anushka Sharma have been finalised.
Currently, Sushant is wrapping up his debut movie.

PTI