Actor Priyanka Chopra is ‘tremendous proud’ of sister Parineeti Chopra for her movie Saina and shared a submit to precise her emotions. Taking to Twitter on Thursday, an ecstatic Priyanka asserted that she “cannot wait to watch” the movie. Sharing a submit of Parineeti, she wrote, “Super proud Parineeti Chopra cannot wait to watch!!”
The tweet got here a day forward of the discharge of the movie in theatres on Friday. The movie is a biopic on badminton participant Saina Nehwal and has been written and directed by Amole Gupte. Saina has been produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Sujay Jayraj, and Rajesh Shah.
Saina too had hailed the movie teaser and had commented on Parineeti’s look as her youthful avatar. She had shared a screenshot of Parineeti as a youthful Saina in a nonetheless from the teaser and written, “Woww this is superb … love the look as mini saina.” Parineeti had dropped the trailer of the sports-drama on International Women’s Day.
Earlier, Amole had spoken about why actor Shraddha Kapoor, who was initially cast to play the position, was changed by Parineeti. In an interview, Amole had mentioned that the choice to alleviate Shraddha was a studio mandate, as producer Bhushan Kumar wished a lead actor for Street Dancer 3D. The movie, launched in early 2020, carried out solely reasonably effectively on the field office, contemplating its hefty finances.
He advised Bollywood Hungama that the swap was ‘glad glad’, including in Hindi, “Maybe because I haven’t spoken about this, people must have felt that there was conflict behind-the-scenes. Fortunately for me, that didn’t happen.”
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Amole continued, “Shraddha was in full preparation, which is why we started shooting. She practised hard to become Saina and was doing good work. But she got dengue and became frail after spending a month in bed. She kept asking me if she could try and return, and we kept pushing. But one day, she admitted that she was feeling too weak.”