Actor Rakul Preet Singh will be playing the role of a pilot in Mayday, she informed on Twitter. Singh will be starring alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn in the thriller drama directed and produced by Devgn. The film is set to go on floors in December in Hyderabad, according to reports.
An excited Singh took to Twitter to announce that she will be joining the cast of the film and essay the role of the co-pilot in Ajay Devgn directorial. The actor started trending on Twitter after the announcement with fans expressing their excitement on the micro-blogging platform. Speaking about the project, Singh said her dream of working with Amitabh Bachchan had come true with this project. She also praised Devgn and said she was thrilled after bagging the role of his co-pilot in the film.
This will be the second time Devgn and Singh will share screen space. The duo had earlier starred in 2019 film De De Pyaar De. Devgn has earlier produced several films under his banner Ajay Devgn FFilmsincluding Bol Bachchan, Son Of Sardar, Singham Returns, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior and Chhalaang. The actor has also donned the director’s hat for movies like U Me Aur Hum (2008) and Shivaay (2016)
Singh was recently probed by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Bollywood drug case alongside other actors like Shraddha Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Sara Ali Khan. Her name had cropped up following Sushant singh Rajput’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty’s interrogation. In October, she filed a petition in Delhi High Court seeking to stop the media trial going on against her in connection with the drug probe. Her lawyer had said that the actor was being harassed by the media.
Meanwhile, the actress has flown to Maldives for a vacation.