Excited to be part of “Sonchiriya” says, Bhumi Padnekar
MUMBAI: Actress Bhumi Pednekar, who will be seen playing a pivotal role in Sushant Singh Rajput starrer Sonchiriya, stated that she is proud and excited for the film.
Bhumi, 28, on Wednesday shared the film’s first look, where actors Sushant Singh Rajput, Ranvir Shorey and Manoj Bajpayee are seen in a dacoit avatar.
“Watch us in ‘Sonchiriya’ releasing on February 8, 2019! So proud and excited for this one. Ronnie Screwvala, Abhishek Chaubey, Sushant Singh Rajput, Manoj Bajpayee, Ranvir Shorey,” she captioned the image.
The film is directed by Abhishek Chaubey, who earlier helmed films like “Udta Punjab”, “Dedh Ishqiya” and “Ishqiya”.
“Son Chiriya” revolves around Chambal dacoits and is set in the 1970s. This will be the first time Sushant and Bhumi will be seen starring together.
On a related note, Bhoomi made her Bollywood debut alongside Ayushmann Khurrana with Dum Laga Ke Haisha and then went on to feature in successful films like Shubh Mangal Saavdhan and toilet: Ek Prem Katha.