Bollywood actor Bhumi Pednekar, who is receiving praises for her appearance in Saand Ki Aankh where she plays one amongst the Tomar sisters, additionally knows as Shooter Dadis has showered appreciation on Deepika Padukone after seeing the first look poster of Meghna Gulzar’s Chhapaak.
“I saw the first look for Chhapak and it was brilliant. Seeing Deepika Padukone rework and become unrecognizable so faithful that the part she was playing was superb. Her transformation stopped the press. I’m very proud to see the work that all we actresses are doing. It pushes me to try and do better work,” Bhumi Pednekar told to the media.
While Deepika plays an acid attack survivor in her upcoming film, Bhumi plays the role of the world’s oldest sharpshooter within the film that additionally stars Taapsee Pannu. Both the actors have used prosthetic make-up to show themselves into their characters. Deepika recently wrapped up the first leg of Chhapaak shoot in Delhi whereas Bhumi has completed the first schedule of shooting for Saand Ki Aankh in Uttar Pradesh.
“It is a great time for women within the industry as from Saand Ki Aankh to Chhapak, totally different unconventional subjects and problems are coming back to the forefront and are being mounted on ladies. This effectively suggests that individuals simply want to see sensible cinema and the talk of movies can’t be mounted on ladies attributable to business reasons is nothing however a patriarchal stereotype,” Bhumi added.
Bhumi is excited with the love her 1st look from Saand Ki Aankh got. “It’s is absolutely overwhelming to see the love that Saand Ki Aankh is getting and it feels great that our look is being appreciated. As an actor, I even have given my all for this film and after seeing all the positive reactions, the daily three hours of make-up has undoubtedly been worth it,” Bhumi Pednekar said.
Bhumi, who put on many kilos for her debut hit Dum Laga Ke Haisha, further aforesaid, “I enjoy transforming myself for my roles. It’s quite exciting for me, to see the way individuals react and the way astounded they get with everything new you are doing. So, yes the transformation to become Chandro was necessary as it was important that I look real. I feel a lot of responsibility for taking part in her on screen. Both Chandro dadi and Prakashi dadi are champions and are real-life fighters and I’m happy that the film is getting so much love.”
Directed by Tushar Hiranandani, Saand Ki Aankh is based on the lives of Chandro Tomar and her in-law Prakashi Tomar - world’s oldest shooters.