Vidya Balan has always been drawn to biopics and her performances are nothing short of entertaining. PressKS Team has learned that the actress will now be seen as Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in an upcoming venture.
Bollywood Actress Vidya Balan going play former prime minister Indira Gandhi role, Recently Vidya Balan has acquired the adaptation rights of Sagarika Ghose’s book Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister said it was her long cherished dream to portray Gandhi on screen.Vidya made the big announcement with a statement on Tuesday, saying: “I am happy to have acquired the rights to Sagarika Ghose’s Indira – India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister because I have always wanted to play Indira Gandhi. I haven’t decided yet whether it should be a film or a web series, but that will take a while anyway,” reported IANS.
On Twitter, congratulations poured in for both Vidya Balan and Sagarika Ghose for the collaboration. Replying to a tweet, the author even suggested that with Vidya portraying the role of Indira Gandhi, Akshaye Khanna would be best suited to play Feroze Gandhi.
Ghose’s book explores such issues as the reasons behind the Emergency in 1975, Gandhi’s failed marriage, her turbulent relationship with her son Sanjay, and her numerous political battles.Gandhi has been played twice by Supriya Vinod, in Jabbar Patel’s Yashwantrao Chavan (2014) and Madhur Bhandarkar’s Indu Sarkar (2017).
Vidya, 39, was last seen in the role of a middle-class housewife in Tumhari Sulu.Vidya Balan made her acting debut on TV show Hum Paanch. She is best known for her films like Parineeta, Paa, Kahaani and The Dirty Picture, for which she also won the National Film Award for Best Actress.Do you think Vidya Balan is a good choice to play Indira Gandhi? Comment Down Below Your Opinion.
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