Actress Vaani Kapoor is a 'perfect fit' for the role of Ranbir Kapoor's love interest in upcoming movie Shamshera, said director Karan Malhotra.
In the film, Vaani will play the most desirable and sought after travelling performer from heartland India.
"Vaani plays Ranbir's love interest in the film and is a very important collaborator in his character's journey. Her character graph is interlinked to the plot of the filmmaking her a crucial catalyst in our hero's rebellious mission," Karan said in a statement.
"Vaani is a perfect fit for the role. She is a fine actor, a fabulous dancer and a gorgeous Hindi film heroine. We wanted someone absolutely fresh to wow audiences on the big screen and she beautifully fits that brief," he added.
Sanjay Dutt plays the nemesis of Ranbir in the project, which is set to go on floors by the end of this year.