Pakistani actress Veena Malik has been casted to play the role of Silk Smitha in the Kannada version of Hindi film 'The Dirty Picture'. In the Hindi film The Dirty Picture, actress Vidya Balan got a National Award.
Veena Malik is very much exited on getting the offer. Director and Producer of the Kannada film claims that the film will not be a remake of Hindi film 'The Dirty Picture', it will be based on the real script.The Kannada film will be directed by Trishul and producer is Venkatappa. Venkatappa's son will play the main lead male role opposite Veena Malik.
Nikita Thukral was originally considered to play the role Silk Smitha in the Kannada film but Nikita refused to accept the offer.