Mumbai: The upcoming biopic of former Indian Cricket Captain Mohd Azharuddin has been in news since past few months since Ekta Kapoor has got the final nod from the cricketer. Emraan Hashmi has been getting training from the former captain, while the lady playing the character playing the character of Sangeeta Bijlani was not finalized. The lady is now being finalized, which comes in the form of Jacqueline Fernandez. The Kick actress would be playing in opposite to Emraan in the said biopic. She was with the serial kisser in Murder 2. She would be seen again in hot and sensual way with the actor.
She will play the character of Sangeeta Bijalani, which is being penned by Anthony D Souza based on the life of the former cricketer cum politician Azharuddin. However, earlier the first choice of the director was Kareena Kapoor Khan for the said role, however, she denied opting the same, which brought in the Kick actress. As per the buzz, the actress has given a small test, which finalized her for the said character of the movie. Also, Kriti Sanon too was in the list forthe said character, but the filmmaker had to give up considering the date issues.