With Ajay Devgn is set to direct legendary Amitabh Bachchan for the first in Mayday, the Yaariyan actress, Rakul Preet Singh has been roped in to play the female lead in the human-drama.
Rakul, who previously acted with Ajay Devgn in De De Pyaar De, will enact the role of a pilot in the movie which is inspired by a real-life episode.
The 30-year old is elated to join Big B and Ajay Devgn. "Can't express how thrilled I am to be on board ( literally) as a copilot in #MAYDAY. It's a dream come true to work with @SrBachchan sir. @ajaydevgn thank youuu and preparing for takeoff", Rakul wrote on Twitter.
Ajay Devgn is directing as well as producing the movie which is all set to go on floors this December in Hyderabad over a start-to-finish schedule.