When it was announced that Deepika Padukone's next film would be a powerful character, inspired by the acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, fans of the actress were left awe-struck. All they wanted to see next was the actress’ avatar in the film. And when today (March 25) morning, when the makers of Chhapaak released the actress’ look as Malti, fans and celebs are mighty impressed with Deepika’s incredible transformation. Chhapaak First Look Out! Deepika Padukone's 'Malti' Will Give You Another Reason to Adore and Respect Her - View Pic.
The film is helmed by Meghna Gulzar, the lady is who is known to make films based on true stories. In the past she has directed films such as Talvar and Raazi and they were a big hit at the box office. In an interview to Facebook, the actress mentioned how she wasn’t emotionally ready to do such a film and Deepika also revealed how she agreed to do the film. The actress was quoted saying, “Meghna walked into the office and took me through the story. In five minutes of speaking with her, I knew in my heart that this is what I wanted to do next. Something about Meghna herself, Laxmi’s story and Meghna’s conviction in this film... It was very similar to Piku. In just five minutes of meeting the director, I knew that this is the film I wanted to do.” Chhapaak First Look: Twitterati Can't Stop Cheering for Deepika Padukone's 'Malti'.
Take a look at Deepika Padukone’s look as Malti in Chhapaak:
A character that will stay with me forever...#Malti
Shoot begins today!#Chhapaak
— Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone) March 25, 2019
Here’s what the celebs have to say about Deepika Padukone’s incredible transformation:
— Parineeti Chopra (@ParineetiChopra) March 25, 2019
— Vicky Kaushal (@vickykaushal09) March 25, 2019
All the best to the entire team ! I’m sure this is gonna be a landmark story 👏🤗
— siddharth malhotra (@sidpmalhotra) March 25, 2019
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) March 25, 2019
— Rajkummar Rao (@RajkummarRao) March 25, 2019
— Dia Mirza (@deespeak) March 25, 2019
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) March 25, 2019
Chhapaak also stars Vikrant Massey in a key role. The shooting of Meghna Gulzar’s film will take place in Mumbai and Delhi and it is slated to hit the screens on January 10, 2020. What do you think of Deepika’s look in the film? Share your thoughts with us in the comment box below.