There were some reports suggesting Rajnikanth will be starring in DHOOM 3. However, Yash Raj Films has rubbished all such reports.
Rafiq Gangjee, vice president (Marketing and Communications), YRF, said in a press statement, 'An article in a trade publication suggests that Mr. Rajnikanth may be approached for a pivotal role inDhoom 3. While Yash Raj Films has the utmost respect for the actor, the truth is that no such plans have been made,' He further added, 'The script is still under finalisation and all casting will be done post that,' he added.
The press statement also said that the announcements of DHOOM 3 and other Yash Raj Films, including Yash Chopra's directorial venture will be made in January 2011.