Ileana was seen as Vijay’s lead pair in the Shankar directorial Nanban, but after that she refused offers to star in Tamil films as she was busy concentrating in Tollywood and Bollywood.

But with Vijay’s next with Chimbu Devan being announced and news coming out that it is almost certain that Priyanka Chopra will be playing the lead girl in the film, Ileana is keen on bagging the other heroine role. Apparently, this is a double heroine subject and Ileana is keen on the film as it stars Ilayathalapathy Vijay in the lead. Interestingly, she and Priyanka Chopra had shared the screen space in the Bollywood film Barfi.