Mumbai, Oct 11: Vaibhavi Merchant is a well known choreographer of India. She is the grandchild of choreographer B. Hiralal. Though Vaibhavi started her career as an actress, she did the film "Snehapoorvam Anna" which is a Malayalam flick; but eventually turned into a successful choreographer. She rose to fame with "Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam" where she choreographed the song "Dhol Baje". All and sundry loved her work. And she carried on in Bollywood with several other successful projects since then. And now as she has got a firm foot-hold in the industry, she is aspiring to make a film all by herself.
In an interview she expressed her desire to be a filmmaker and also said she would be casting her buddy Rani Mukherjee in that film as the female lead. However Rani has not commented anything on this news yet.
It might be so that Vaibhavi Merchant will be the next Farah Khan of Bollywood! The plot of the film and any other details of the film were not divulged by her. So the rest of the casting is still unknown. Also there are many speculations about who is going to produce the film – whether its Vaibhavi herself or Rani will be producing the film for her friend!