Indian actor, Taapsee Pannu who is best known for her movie Pink casting legendary Amitabh Bachchan is all ready to play a defense lawyer in her next coutroom drama, Mulk. She says her source of inspiration for the role comes from her former co-star, Mr Bachchan who also played a lawyer in Pink.
Mr Bachchan became Taapsee's reference point for her role, which sees her seeking justice for a client she believes is being framed owing to his religion.
"Bachchan Sir's character in 'Pink' was the best point of reference for me. Since I have worked with him in the film, I watched him closely and learned how he executed the role," Taapsee said in a statement.
"While we are diverse as actors and the situation my character is in, is different, there were specifics that I picked up from watching him personally. His sternness and conviction is something that I observed closely. He could build the personification that the character needed. His dedication to his craft, his discipline and his focus is commendable," the 30-year-old actor, Taapsee added.
Presented by Kamal Mukut and Soham Rockstar Entertainment, a Benaras Media Works production, the film is produced by Deepak Mukut and Anubhav Sinha, who has also directed.
The film also features a talented bunch of actore including Rishi Kapoor, Neena Gupta, Rajat Kapoor, Manoj Pahwa, Kumud Mishra and Ashutosh Rana.
(With IANS Inputs)