Have you ever seen Katrina Kaif in a long braid, vermilion on her scalp, big red tip on her forehead and a simple sari? Anurag Basu’s Barfi. Katrina got the opportunity to play the role of a Bengali woman.
Anurag Basu offered Katrina to act in ‘Barfi’. The Bengali director wanted to take him in the role of Ranbir’s ex. But the actress turned down that offer of affection. Zoya of ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ did not agree to share the screen with another heroine. Anurag has to find an alternative to Katrina. Ileana eventually played the rejected character of Katrina. He was also praised in the audience.
featured Priyanka Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor and Ileana D’cruz in lead roles. The film narrated the story of Murphy Johnson a deaf and mute boy from Darjeeling and his relationship with two women, Shruti and Jhilmil . ‘Barfi!’ was announced as India’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film nomination for the 85th Academy Awards. At the box office, ‘Barfi! earned over 100 crore.