Gorgeous Jacqueline Fernandez to play the female lead in ‘Attack’ opposite John Abraham. The duo is back again to entertain the audience.
A few months ago, John Abraham shared the news of starring in an action thriller film titled Attack. And, the first look shared by John Abraham was very impressive and we were waiting to see who will play the lead female role in the film.
The film is directed by debutant Lakshya Raj Anand and will showcase a true event on the celluloid. Now, the wait is over. According to a source, “It’s Jacqueline Fernandez.
Jacqueline Fernandez to play a lead female role in Attack
“Jackie has been roped into the essay the role of the primary female protagonist. Hers is an action-packed role as well. Jacqueline was in talks with Laksh for some time and they wanted to do a film together. When he narrated the story of Attack to her, she immediately liked it and gave her nod to the project. She has also signed on the dotted line.”
The idea was to get an established face. “They were thinking of actresses and they locked Jacqueline Fernandez because of her athletic figure and her acting prowess. Jackie is terrific with stunts and that’s also one of the major highlights in Attack,” the source added.
This is not the first the duo will be seen together on screen. Previously they have worked in Dishoom which also starred Varun Dhawan.
In July, John took to his Instagram to announce the film which will be a hostage crisis thriller where John Abraham will be back into the action hero avatar. He wrote a hostage crisis..a Nation on its knees. it’s a race against time!! ATTACK – an action thriller inspired by true events, directed by debutant @lakshyarajanand. Shoot begins Dec’19. Really excited!@kytaproductions@johnabrahament@ajay_kapoor_#DheerajWadhwan
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On the other hand, John Abraham will be seen next in Pagalpanti and the film is slated to hit the theaters on 22 November 2019. And, Jacqueline Fernandez will be seen in Netflix’s original Drive.