Priyanka Chopra To Start Shooting For Kalpana Chawla Biopic In Next Month
A few days back we shared the news of Priyanka Chopra reuniting with Salman Khan after 10 years for Ali Abbas Zafar’s ‘Bharat’. And now the sources confirmed that the Bollywood comeback of this international star will also include another biopic in her kitty. She will soon start shooting for the biopic of the Indo-American Astronaut, Late Kalpana Chawla. What’s more interesting is that the actress will set another milestone as a producer with this film. The shooting of this biopic will start next month.
Her production company, Purple Pebble Pictures, will co-produce this highly anticipated biopic with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. The film will be a directorial debut of Priya Mishra who has been working on it for past seven years.
Since the actress has been busy with her international projects including the television series ‘Quantico’ and the movie ‘Baywatch’, Priyanka Chopra has been long awaited in Bollywood movies. Now that she has wrapped up the shooting for the third season of ‘Quantico’, she is back in Mumbai for 3 months.
PC is known for her realistic approach to any biopic, such as ‘Mary Kom’, which was highly applauded by viewers and critics. Now we are eager to see her as Kalpana Chawla, an astronaut who returned to earth after completing her 2nd space mission. Kalpana spent 31 days, 14 hours and 54 minutes in space before entering Earth’s gravity when her space shuttle exploded and killed all the seven crew members.