Actress Parineeti Chopra is all set to explore the uncharted territory of sports biopic with her forthcoming drama based on ace badminton player Saina Nehwal. The actress is practising rigorously to get into the character and learn the art of playing the game.
Parineeti Chopra just took to her social media profile and shared some candid stills from the practice session, where it looks like she is leaving nothing to chance. She captioned it, “?Before…and After!@NSaina HOW DO YOU DO THIS! #SainaNehwalBiopic #Training #ShootsStartsInOctober”
In the post, the actor also revealed that the shooting of the film will commence in October this year.
Earlier, Shraddha Kapoor was to play the lead role in the biopic and had even started shooting for it, but she quit the project due to scheduling conflicts post her diagnoses with dengue.
The film’s first look featuring Shraddha was also released by the makers. Even the first look with Parineeti Chopra is in the lead is also out. The biopic is being directed by Amole Gupte and is expected to release in 2020.
Parineeti will be seen next in ‘Bhuj: The Pride Of India’, ‘Jabariya Jodi’, ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’ and the Hindi remake of ‘The Girl On The Train’.