CONFIRMED: Deepika to romance Rajinikanth in ‘Kochadaiyaan’

Updated: Feb 07, 2012, 14:32 PM IST

Zeenews Bureau

Chennai: Bollywood hottie Deepika Padukone’s nod for Rajinikanth’s latest flick was impending for long and that led to speculations about whether or not the actress would agree to work in the film.

Finally, the wait is over as Soundarya R Ashwin, Rajini’s daughter and producer of the superstar’s mega project ‘Kochadaiyaan’ confirmed the news of Deepika’s presence in the film.

The elated producer took to Twitter to express her happiness and wrote, “Guys. Deepika padukone confirmed to play appa s pair in Kochadaiyaan :) great to have you back with us @deepikapadukone :):) big hug!(sic).”

Can’t wait to see the dimpled lass romance the veteran!

Here’s wishing her luck.