Director Apoorva Lakhia, during interaction revealed that actress Sonakshi Sinha was the first choice for the film.
At the trailer launch of the upcoming film on Tuesday here, she said: "It's hard for me to express my experience in words for "Haseena Parkar". Shraddha's brother Siddhanth Kapoor plays the role of Dawood Ibrahim, who headed Mumbai-based organised crime syndicate D-Company and is also accused of the 1993 Mumbai blasts, in which hundreds of people lost their lives.
Shraddha Kapoor throws her weight around, quite literally.
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Shraddha Kapoor is gearing up for the release of her upcoming movie "Haseena Parkar", which is directed by Apoorva Lakhia and produced by Nahid Khan. The cast interacted with media and spilled some details about the film. During the twitter chat, Shraddha was asked about Prabhas when she said he's the 'New blockbuster king.' Well, true that.
"When you are making a film on someone whose brother is so well-known, it is very important to get the other side of the story from the police also", added the director.
Shraddha looked pretty in one-sided pink jumpsuit.
The movie is said to hit the theatres on August 18.