Deepika opposite Vikram in Shankar’s film Added on Apr 07, 2012 Sensational director Shankar is getting ready to take his new film on the sets. As per the Chennai sources, the director is said to be preparing a new script which he is planning to start filming some time in May. Vikram is the hero. The latest reports claim that Shankar’s team is in talks with Deepika Padukone for casting her in the female lead role. If Deepika utilizes this opportunity she will be lucky enough to be part of two giant projects as she is already working for superstar Rajnikanth’s ‘Kochadaiyaan’. A R Rahman will compose the music. Stay tuned for more updates on this film.