By Hindustan Times
After a relatively laid-back 2012, Deepika Padukone is heading towards a packed year, as her films release in 2013, starting with Race 2 in January and then Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and Kochadaiyaan (in which she is opposite Rajinikanth) lined up. Now, the actor is all set to make a record with her next, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s tentatively titled Ram Leela, opposite Ranvir Singh.
A source tells us, “Deepika has spared about 140 days (that’s over four months) for the shoot of Ram Leela. That’s the highest number of dates any female actor has ever given for a film. She’s putting in a lot of effort for this project, and has been working round the clock (the shoot started in November).” Usually, actors work on a film for 60 to 90 days, wrapping up 4-5 films a year. Ask why she has slotted so ma