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Will Alia Bhatt replace Kareena Kapoor in 'Golmaal 4'?

Updated: Jul 16, 2016 12:16 IST

New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): If recent buzz is to be believed, actor Alia Bhatt might replace 'pregnant' Kareena Kapoor in the fourth instalment of 'Golmaal'.

According to a report in Spotboye, Rohit Shetty has shortlisted Alia to play the female lead and has even spoken to her about it.

Reportedly, Kareena, 31, who is expecting her first baby with husband Saif Ali Khan in December, has opted out of the project due to her pregnancy. She would be shooting 'Veere Di Wedding' with Sonam Kapoor till October and then would take a maternity break.

'Golmaal 4' would reunite Ajay Devgn and the 'Dilwale' director after five years.

The announcement of ' Golmaal 4' came on the occasion of 10th year celebration of hit franchise 'Golmaal'.

Deccan Chronicle quoted the official spokesperson of the film as saying, "The superhit team behind the greatest entertainment trilogy is glad to announce the fourth part of their blockbuster franchise, titled Golmaal Again, which is slated for a Diwali release next year. Get ready to crack up with laughter.again."

The movie is likely to go on floors by this October. (ANI)