The grapevine doing rounds is that actress Parineeti Chopra has walked out of Anurag Basu’s upcoming movie which is reportedly a sequel to his hit movie ‘Life in Metro’.

A portal reported that Parineeti Chopra, who was approached for the film decided to walk out due to date issues. The report stated that Parineeti was impressed with the script and was keen to do the film, but because of unavailability of dates she had to walk out.

Anurag Basu took to his Twitter account to clarify that Parineeti Chopra had never signed his film.

“Opt out!!!?? Hehehe this is so funny When was she In!? @ParineetiChopra,” he tweeted.

Later Parineeti Chopra also took to Twitter to set the record straight.

She posted, “Guys please don’t speculate on anything!! I will announce which film I am doing next myself. It is extremely disrespectful and bad PR for the makers of that film. I have not opted out of anything.”

Anurag Basu also clarified in an interview with news agency IANS that he has never said that his film is a sequel to Life in a Metro. He revealed that the film has four tracks and that is the only similarity with Life in a Metro.

The movie will reportedly star Rajkummar Rao, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Aditya Roy Kapur.

On the other hand, Parineeti Chopra is currently busy with ‘Jabariya Jodi’, in which she stars alongside Sidharth Malhotra.