Deepika Padukone is all set to impress one and all with her next film, ‘Chhapaak’ where the actress will be seen playing the role of an acid attack survivor. The makers had earlier shared the first look of Deepika’s character from the film and it has quite literally stunned her fans. The film is based on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal‘s life.
Recently, during the Bombay times Fashion Week, acid attack survivors graced on the ramp. During an interaction with them at the event, the acid attack survivors opened up about the upcoming film. One of the survivors said that they are happy that Deepika has chosen this role and shared their excitement and happiness for ‘Chhapaak‘.
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When asked if Deepika was her first choice for the role, Meghna admitted that she always had the actress in mind as older photos of Laxmi reminded her of the ‘Padmaavat’ actress. She went on to state that she was taken by surprise by Deepika’s eagerness to do the film as the star was looking for a light project to be a part of.
A few days back, the team announced that they have wrapped up work on the film and are scheduled to release it on January 2020.