Bhumi Pednekar to play an Octogenarian Sharpshooter in her next
Bhumi Pednekar has done a few films but she has proved that she is much talented and very experimental. From a fat woman in her debut film “Dum laga ke haisha”, to a strong girl who can go to any extent for her rights in “Toilet Ek Prem Katha”, Bhumi did versatile roles. She seems to have no plans of stopping any soon. The actor is rumored to be in a sports drama film based on the lives of octagenarian sharpshooters Chandro and Prakashi.
The film that is a directorial debut of Tushar Hiranandani will also feature Taapsee Pannu in the lead. Titled ‘Womaniya’, the film demands both the actors to go under strict fitness regime to look get a physique like an octogenarian. That means Bhumi and Taapsee will essay the characters of females from the 80 to 89 age group.
According to sources, Kriti Shanon was the first choice for the role but she has no availability of dates as the actor is already busy with three projects namely Housefull 4, Panipat and Luka Chuppi.