Mumbai, June 1 -- After tasting success with the film, The Lunchbox (2013), and American television series, Homeland, Nimrat Kaur has been trying to establish herself in Bollywood with more mainstream ventures.
The actor is already paired opposite Akshay Kumar for a film, which is being produced by Bhushan Kumar and Nikhil Advani.
And now, she is likely to work on director Shimit Amin's next project. Shimit, who directed films like Chak De! India (2007) and Rocket Singh: Salesman Of The Year (2009), is all set to make his next with Aditya Chopra's production house.
A source close to Shimit says, "The director has met Nimrat a couple of times, and has narrated the script to her. She is likely to be paired opposite Arjun Kapoor in the film. The legal formalities are yet to be worked out." Shimit remained unavailable for a comment.