Chhapaak: Meghna Gulzar Selected Deepika Padukone For Her Craft, Not Star Energy

Followers are eagerly ready for the arrival of 2020 as the primary month of the 12 months will see the discharge of Meghna Gulzar’s Chhapaak. The movie is slated for launch on January 10 and ever for the reason that movie’s trailer launched, followers have been excited for the Deepika Padukone-starrer. The movie is all set to point out Deepika Padukone in a by no means seen earlier than avatar. She might be essaying the function of real-life acid assault survivor and the movie will narrate the story of Laxmi Agarwal.

Deepika Padukone in Chhapaak

And now, director Meghna Gulzar revealed that Deepika Padukone Padukone was at all times the primary option to play the function of Malti. In a current interview, Meghna Gulzar revealed that Deepika Padukone taking part in the a part of an acid assault survivor widens the curiosity within the movie as a result of she is so common, massive and adulated “that you’ll have her followers who wish to come and see it.” When Meghna Gulzar was requested if she banked on Deepika’s star energy for the movie, the Raazi director mentioned that based on her, utilizing an actor’s star energy is the perform of promotion and advertising and marketing, which isn’t her.

Deepika Padukone, Vikrant Massey and Meghna Gulzar at Chhapaak Trailer Launch

“Have I used her craft? Sure,” shares Meghna. Since Chhapaak will conflict with Ajay Devgn and Saif Ali Khan’s Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, Meghna Gulzar was requested concerning the field workplace conflict, and the director stays unfazed by the conflict as a result of she believes that each the movies can discover their very own viewers. Chhapaak is predicated on the lifetime of acid assault survivor Laxmi Agarwal, who was attacked in 2005 on the age of 15 and within the movie; Deepika Padukone will essay the function of Malti. Chhapaak is being co-produced by Deepika Paduone and it marks her debut as a producer. Chhapaak is ready to hit theatres on January 10, 2020.