Stepping into the shoes of another person is a talent which only Bollywood actors possess and speaking of this, Deepika Padukone has once again left everyone stunned with her first look as Laxmi Agarwal in Chhapaak. Deepika Padukone’s first look as Malti, the acid attack survivor in Chhapaak is finally out and we have to say, she looks absolutely unrecognizable. In the much awaited films of next year, Deepika Padukone will be seen essaying the role based on the acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, who also fought to instill a law against the sale of acid and chemicals at local stores.
Helmed by Meghna Gulzar, Chhapaak also stars Vikrant Massey in an important role. With Chhapaak, Deepika Padukone will be also be turning a producer. The film is about the undying human spirit and complete determination. The main protagonist, Malti aka Deepika will be seen as a woman who goes through serious trials and tribulations and it will showcase the journey of her coming out as victorious in the end.
Over the past few months, the entire team of Chhapaak has been working on the script. When finally everything was completed, the entire team sat down for a script reading session, pictures of which were shared by Meghna on social media. Deepika, who also turns a producer with Chhapaak, is extremely excited to work with Meghna and to play the role of Laxmi Agarwal. A while back in an interview with HT Laxmi said, “I am so happy that Deepika is playing the role. I have no right to judge her. How can I judge someone for something which I can’t do. She has played wonderful characters on screen and I believe she will give her best. I want to thank Deepika ji, Meghna ji and the entire team who will be working together on the film.”
Chhapaak’s release date is also out along with the first look and it will release on January 10, 2020.
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