The woman of the hour Priyanka Chopra has started shooting for her next Bollywood film titled The Sky is Pink in London,The actress, who grabbed spotlight after exit from Salman Khan starrer Bharat, took to Instagram to share an image from the film’s shooting with co-stars Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim. The Sky is Pink, directed by Shonali Bose, is based on Aisha’s life and her book My Little Epiphanies. Priyanka and Farhan will play her parents’ role. Zaira Wasim will be portraying Aisha’s role in the film.
Taking to her Instagram account, Priyanka Chopra shared the happy picture.
Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar had earlier worked together in Zoya Akhtar’s Dil Dhadakne Do. Before Dil Dhadakne Do, Priyanka collaborated with Farhan for Don and Don 2, which the actor directed and produced via his banner Excel Entertainment, said a statement.
Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim... RSVP and Roy Kapur Films’ next film [not titled yet], directed by Shonali Bose, is currently being filmed in London... Pics from the location: pic.twitter.com/ZsC2IwM15y— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) October 13, 2018
Director Shonali Bose’s last outing was the critically acclaimed Margarita with a Straw starring Kalki Koechlin. The film won many awards at various film festivals.
“This is an absolutely true story and very close to my heart. I’m having a mind-blowing time workshopping with my incredible cast,” Shonali was quoted as saying to a leading daily.
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I’m so excited and happy about today..Some stories just need to be told. In the spirit of Aisha Chaudhary and her incredible parents Aditi and Niren we bring you our tentatively titled super special project The Sky is pink. Going on floors today. God Speed. 🙏🏽❤️🎉 @rsvpmovies @roykapurfilms @faroutakhtar @shonalibose_ @zairawasim_
"I look forward to diving into this film. It's very special to me. As soon I read it, I knew I had to be a part of telling this story, so I'm wearing two hats on this one as an actor and as a co-producer," Priyanka had said in a statement.
"In both aspects, I am equally excited to work with the amazing team of actors and technicians we have on board. Shonali is a formidable filmmaker and I can't wait to see this story unfold in her expertise. I'm looking forward to working with Farhan, Ronnie and Sid again. All in all, it's a great homecoming,” added PeeCee.