After actress Priyanka Chopra left superstar Salman Khan starrer Bharat, reports regarding the new female lead have started doing the rounds. According to the latest one, actress Katrina Kaif has been roped in as PeeCee’s replacement. It is being said that she was the first choice of filmmakers. Speculations are rife that Kareena Kapoor Khan is also in the race. Well, nothing can be said as of now until an official announcement is made.Also Read - Bigg Boss 15 Weekend Ka Vaar: Angry Salman Khan Calls Karan Kundrra 'Ishq Mein Nikamma', Tejasswi Interrupts

According to a report of DNA, producers of the film, Atul and Alvira Agnihotri are good friends with Katrina and when this mishap happened, they talked to the actress for her dates. It further states that she will start shooting for the movie in September. Also Read - Bigg Boss 15: Shamita Shetty Breaks Down After Devoleena Bhattacharjee Calls Her 'Dogla'

Well, if this report turns out to be true then it will be very interesting to see both the stars ruling the silver screen once again after Tiger Zinda Hai. Also Read - India vs New Zealand: Wriddhiman Saha Walks Off The Field Due To Neck Stiffness; KS Bharat To Keep Wickets

Lately, Salman’s father Salim Khan made it clear that the superstar is not angry with the lady as such things happen in the industry.

Talking about Priyanka, filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar himself confirmed that the lady left the movie owing to some special reasons. It is being said that she is planning to tie the knot with her beau Nick Jonas. However, PeeCee has maintained a dignified silence on the matter.

On a related note, Bharat also stars actresses Disha Patani and Nora Fatehi in pivotal roles. It is bankrolled by Atul Agnihotri’s Reel Life Production Pvt Ltd and Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series. The movie is slated to release on Eid 2019.