Priyanka Chopra to star in Indian-American astronaut Kalpana Chawla’s biopic?
It would seem that alongside biopics and ladies driven movies, space explorer movies appear to be the following “it” classification in Hindi silver screen.
Priyanka Chopra is equipping to club each of the three for her next Hindi film.
Priyanka Chopra touches base at the 74th yearly Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photograph by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
DNA reports that Chopra has been marked to assume the part of space explorer Kalpana Chawla in a biopic coordinated by a newcomer, Priya Mishra. A year ago, Viacom 18 had reported that it would make a space explorer biopic however did not uncover the name of the identity. There were reports that it will be founded on Chawla.
India.com reports that Chopra demonstrated unmistakable fascination in delivering that film under her new pennant Purple Pebble Pictures. Notwithstanding, now it has been affirmed that it will be bankrolled by Getway, another creation house. Notwithstanding, Chopra will article the part of Chawla in the film.
Chawla was conceived in Haryana and went ahead to end up plainly the primary lady from India to go into space. She kicked the bucket on her second undertaking to space when her space carry Columbia detonated. Six other team individuals likewise kicked the bucket all the while. She burned through 31 days, 14 hours and 54 minutes in space.
The report by DNA expresses that Mishra, who was the innovative leader of a TV station, quit her occupation in 2011 to seek after film making full time. She has been taking a shot at the venture for as far back as seven years and even met Chawla’s folks to help her exploration.
This will be Chopra’s first Hindi film after Prakash Jha’s cop show Jai Gangaajal a year ago. Additionally, this will be her second biopic post Omung Kumar’s 2014 games show Mary Kom.
Other than Chopra, Aamir Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput will likewise be viewed as space explorers on celluloid. While Khan will play Rakesh Sharma, the main Indian man to go into space, in Saare Jahan Se Achha; Rajput will star nearby Nawazuddin Siddiqui and R Madhavan in Chanda Mama Door Ke.