Vidya set to play MS Subbulakshmi in a biopic

Talented and gorgeous actress Vidya Balan is all set to do another role inspired from real life. The role initially offered to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, went to Vidya as Ash didnt get back to filmmaker Rajiv Menon on the said dates. Menon narrated the script to Vidya who liked it and accepted the offer. The film will be made in Hindi, English and Tamil. According to a friend of Menon, he was always interested in Carnatic music and felt that Vidya with her keen understanding of Hindustani music, will be able to pull off a role like this. Vidya got critical acclaim for her role as Silk Smitha in the movie The Dirty Picture. She recently won the Filmfare in the Best Actress category for her role in Kahaani.