Lakshmi Rai said that she expressed her desire to work with James Cameron, when he was on the sets of Arabiyum, Ottakavum, P Madhavan Nairum in Dubai. The director, who looked her snaps and videos online, complimented her and offered a small role in the film.
Recently, director Priyadarshan took James Cameron's appointment to meet him in Dubai. But the latter made a surprising visit to the sets of Arabiyum, Ottakavum, P Madhavan Nairum and met the cast and crew of the film. During this time, the director came across Lakshmi Rai, adds source.
However, Lakshmi Rai will be travelling to California to shoot a few scenes for his upcoming Hollywood movie. Other details about her character and movie are yet to be announced.