Even before her Bollywood film Himmatwala hit the screens, Tamannaah signs her next! The grapevine has it that, the actress has been roped in to play the lead alongside one of Bollywood's top actors, Akshay Kumar. To be directed by debutant duo Sajid and Farhad, the film will be produced by Ramesh Taurani. Looks like the pretty actress in on the way to make it big in North!

Himmatwala, in which Tamannaah has been cast oppsite Ajay Devgan, is slated to release on March 29. The actress is all set to make a comeback in Kollywood with Siruthai Siva's untitled film, in which she will be seen sharing screen space with Ajith.