Govinda reveals that he was offered the role of Chunni Lal in 'Devdas' by Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Bollywood actor Govinda has become the topic of conversation in the city since his interview with India TV was broadcast, as the versatile actor spilled many beans and revealed unknown things about his career.

Govinda not only revealed that James Cameron offered him a role in 'Avatar' and also why he never collaborated with David Dhawan after working with him in almost 17 movies. But it seems that was not all, since the actor even admitted that he was offered the role of Chunni Lal in Sanjay Leela Bhansali 's' Devdas'.

Speaking of which, he said that when Bhansali offered him the role, he asked him why he was offering him a character role in his film and suggested he tell Shahrukh khan Ask me to make the movie since he would have assumed the role of friend, but not otherwise.

In addition, he even revealed how much he loves SRK even though they have never worked together on a movie. Finally, the role of Chunni Lal was offered to Jackie shroff , who nailed it on the silver screen with the greatest ease.