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Aishwarya, Bipasha to act in Ben Kingsley's film on Taj Mahal
[Thu Oct , 13:22:40]

British actor Sir Ben Kingsley has roped two Bollywood beauties Aishwarya Rai and Bipasha Basu for his film on Taj Mahal.

Aishwarya will play the role of Mumtaj Mahal, while Bipasha will play the role of Shahjahan's daughter Jahan Ara Begum. Kingsley himself will play as the Mughal emperor Shahjahan.

"The movie is on the building of the Taj Mahal. The romance will also include Shah Jahan's abject isolation for years in a prison cell," quoted Kinglsey.

Kingsley is best known for his academy award winning performance as Mahatma Gandhi in Sir Richard Attenborough's film 'Gandhi' in 1982.

Kingsley talked with Bipasha when they met at the new Seven Wonders event in Lisbon in July this year. Kingsley and Bipasha, both were hosts of the event. While he talked with Aishwarya, when filmimg 'The Last Legion with her. Reportedly both the actresses have agreed to do the film.

Shooting for the movie will start next year. The movie will be shot in Agra and Fatehpur Sikri