Veena Malik the Pakistani actress has reportedly has been roped into play Silk Smitha in a new Kannada biopic, the role that gave Vidya Balan a National Award.
Now the voluptuous Veena Malik will be seen playing a Silk Smitha in The Dirty Picture remake. With this film The Pak starlet is making her Sandalwood debut in Dirty Picture remake. The actress will be starring in the biopic of late Silk Smitha titled Silk Sakkath Maga.
Sources buzz that Veena Malik looks to be the the highest paid actress of Kannada film industry. As there is a news that VeenaMalik has received a whopping pay cheque to star in the Kannada version of Silk Smitha’s biopic. If the sources are to be believed, Veena Malik wanted to know about script before discussing about the film.
After going through it, she was happy and signed to act in Dirty Picture for Rs 85 lakhs, which is heard to be the highest ever paid amount for an actress in Kannada film industry. However, there were a buzz that Nayantara got Rs 50 plus lakhs for Upendra’s Super, which is now the second highest paid fee in Sandalwood and she is followed by Ramya, who receives Rs 40 lakhs.
This film is produced by Venkatappa and also stars his son Akshay in the lead role. The latest buzz is that the Kannada movie is not a remake of Vidya Balan’s The Dirty Picture as it is a take on different dimension of Silk Smitha. The shooting of the film will kick off on May 12.