Though she is busy right now with Bollywood projects like Finding Fanny with Arjun Kapoor and Happy New Year with SRK, she has not signed any other flicks just yet. So a formal announcement regarding the project may be due in a few weeks time.
Though it was earlier rumoured that Priyanka Chopra was also in the running for the part, Deepika seems to be the clear choice now.
Vijay is currently in the process of shooting his next project with A.R. Murugadoss named Kaththi before doing Chimbu’s film in august.