New Delhi, July 31 : If recent buzz is to believed, actor Katrina Kaif has refused a film opposite South star Chiranjeevi and reportedly Kajal Aggarwal has been finalised as the leading lady in upcoming Telugu film, which would be a remake of Tamil hit ‘Kaththi’. (Read: Baar Baar Dekho new poster: Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif’s sizzling chemistry too hot to handle!) Also Read - Spotted! Ranbir Kapoor at Mumbai Airport And Katrina Kaif Attends Dance Class

According to a report in Spotboye, Katrina was asked to star opposite the South superstar, but she politely declined the offer and it is said that her decision came as a shock to the entire South industry. Also Read - Sooryavanshi to Release on Holi 2021 in Theatres? Makers Hint at Bringing Akshay Kumar's Film Before Ranveer Singh's '83

The upcoming untitled Tamil film is being directed by V.V. Vinayak and would be produced by Ram Charan under Konidela Productions banner. Also Read - Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar Shares His Wedding Photo, Best Friend Katrina Kaif Wishes The Best

On a related note, the ‘Fitoor actress’ is currently busy with Nitya Mehra’s upcoming film ‘Baar Baar Dekho’, which is slated to hit theatres on September 9.