Sanya Malhotra made her Bollywood debut with Aamir Khan’s Dangal, where she played the role of wrestling champion and unveils her whole new look from upcoming Pataakha.
Sanya Malhotra shared her first look picture from the sets of Pataakha, on her social media profile. She captioned it, “28th September #Pataakha”
Actress Sanya is seen posing in the middle of a paddy field, dressed in the sort of attire typically worn by village women. She looks extremely pretty in her desi avatar. Actress also revealed the release date of the film (September 28) in the caption.
Pataakha is based on Charan Singh Pathik’s short story titled Do Behnein. The comedy-drama revolves around the lives of two feuding sisters who, realise the true nature of their relationship when they are separated after marriage. The film also features Radhika Madan and comedian Sunil Grover in pivotal roles.
The actress will reportedly be gaining about 10-12 Kilo’s for her role and have to learn the art of milking buffalos, plaster their walls with dung, walk for a kilometre balancing pots full of water on their heads and one around their waist.
The film was earlier titled Chhuriyaan but now it is been named Pataakha. The film is helmed by Vishal Bhardwaj.
Sanya is also part of Badhaai Ho, which is an upcoming drama film directed by Amit Sharma. The film also stars Ayushmann Khurrana in the lead role. The film is tipped to be a coming-of-age story with a tinge of romance.