Amrita Rao will make come back in Bollywood after six years with upcoming movie Thackeray, produced by Sanjay Raut and directed by Abhijit Panse, stars Nawazzuddin Siddiqui in the lead role as Bal Thackeray. The film will hit theaters on January 25.
Amrita Rao will be back on the silver screens as Meena Thackeray in upcoming film Thackeray, which is based on Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. The actor plays Thackeray’s wife Meena in the biopic. In an exclusive conversation with local news channel she said, “Producer Sanjay Raut and director Abhijit Panse did not give me a choice. They narrated the story, closed the script and, in Marathi, they said that they have already imagined me as Maa Saheb (Bal Thackeray’s wife) and that I have to do it. I said ok then I will do it.”
“To be honest, it was like an honour for me (to play the character). I have earned the image. I had a lot of choices and films coming from big banners. It is very attractive for anyone to work with big actors and banners. I have but on-screen demands are changing, and I had to decide if I want to stick to my comfort or continue,” she said.
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17 November, 2019