The Kollywood grapevine has it that Hansika and Genelia are daggers drawn, and were “not on the best of terms “ during the shoot of M Raja directed Vijay mass entertainer Velayutham.
Now the duo has shot a song together for the film in picturesque Kashmir! The song “Mulachu Mooni Ilai..” has Vijay dancing with his two heroines Hansika and Genelia in the cool climes of Pahalgam in Srinagar.
Both Hansika and Genelia are pinning a lot of hope on the film and the buzz is that Hansika has a better role with lot of scope for comedy, romance and a bit of action.
Genelia plays a mature role of a journalist who helps the hero accomplish his goal and slowly develops a soft corner for him.
According to sources close to the unit Hansika who plays the love interest shot for two days and Genelia for a day.
Choreographer Shobi Master has picturised this soft romantic number on the lead actors similar to Yash Chopra films with Hansika in plain chiffon saris.
However, the two actresses who are competing with each other over who gets more screen space had just two shots together as Ilayathalapathy shot separately with them!