Actor Deepika Padukone has begun prepping for her subsequent movie titled Chhapaak, which additionally marks her debut as a producer. The actor might be essaying the function of acid assault survivor Laxmi Agarwal within the movie. Chhapaak might be directed by Meghna Gulzar, whose final directorial enterprise Raazi went on to affix the Rs 100 crore membership.

Deepika will reportedly painting a number of completely different seems to be within the movie with a purpose to justify the assorted surgical procedures that Laxmi went by publish the acid assault. The actor shared an unseen childhood image of herself on Instagram together with the caption, “again to highschool… #Chhapaak.” What connection the image has with the movie just isn’t identified.

Deepika had introduced her subsequent mission in December with the tweet, “A narrative of trauma and triumph. And the unquashable human spirit. Elated to collaborate with Fox Star Studios on #Chhapaak @meghnagulzar @[email protected]” Actor Vikrant Massey of Dil Dhadakne Do and Balika Vadhu fame will even star within the movie.

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The actor had earlier advised Mumbai Mirror, “After I heard this story, I used to be deeply moved because it’s not simply considered one of violence however of energy and braveness, hope and victory. It made such an affect on me, that personally and creatively, I wanted to transcend and so the choice to show producer.”

Laxmi had earlier advised HT in an interview, “I’m so joyful that Deepika is enjoying the function. I’ve no proper to evaluate her. How can I decide somebody for one thing which I can’t do. She has performed great characters on display and I consider she is going to give her greatest. I need to thank Deepika ji, Meghna ji and the whole crew who might be working collectively on the movie. I’m glad that the film will unfold consciousness and can assist people who find themselves victims of such incidents to return out of it. They’ll get impressed that if she will be able to do it than why not us.”

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First Revealed: Jan 17, 2019 13:45 IST


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