Actress Anushka Sharma will be playing a double role in Anurag Kashyap's Bombay Velvet, which has been making news ever since it was announced.
While Ranbir Kapoor plays a street fighter, reports say that one of the roles that Anushka Sharma essays is that of a jazz singer.
Anushka Sharma, who acted in films such as Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, Band Baaja Baaraat, Jab Tak Hain Jaan and P.K. adds yet another feather to her cap with her first double role.
The first schedule of Bombay Velvet that began in the third week of July 2013 ended last week, and was shot in Sri Lanka.
The second schedule will commence in November in Kolkata. The film is produced by Phantom Films and Fox Star Studios and is set to release in December, next year.
The first of a trilogy, the film is Anurag Kashyap's long cherished dream that he has lived with for nine years.
It talks about the evolution of the city through the ’50s to the early ’70s and how the city became a metropolis, set against the backdrop of love, greed, violence and jazz.
However, Anurag Kashyap was not reachable to confirm the same.