Mumbai, August 21
Taapsee Pannu on Friday stated her upcoming movie “Rashmi Rocket” will begin filming in November this 12 months.
Set in Kutch, Gujarat, “Rashmi Rocket” will star Taapsee within the title function of a gifted athlete.
The actor and producer Ronnie Screwvala’s firm RSVP took to social media to share the information.
“Getting back on track, one lap at a time! #RashmiRocket to start shooting this November. #FridaysWithRSVP,” the 33-year-old actor wrote on Twitter. The “Thappad” actor had shared her first look as a rugged athlete, wearing salwar kameez, August final 12 months.
In an announcement, Taapsee stated she is happy to start out the shoot for the film, which was beforehand set to begin manufacturing early this 12 months however acquired delayed as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
“Just earlier than the pandemic I used to be already three months into my coaching interval to remodel right into a physique closest to that of a sprinter. This has been a protracted break however with the type of topic it’s…
“I am excited to restart the journey from scratch again starting with my training,” she added. The movie narrates the story of a younger woman, blessed with a present of velocity, and her village fondly calls her as “Rocket”.
“When she gets a chance to showcase her talent professionally, she excels but also realises that the race to the finish line is peppered with many hurdles, and what seems like an athletic contest turns into her personal battle for respect, honour, and even her very identity,” the official plotline learn.
The movie is written by Nanda Periyasamy, Aniruddha Guha and Kanika Dhillon. “Karwaan” helmer Akarsh Khurana is directing the film.
The filmmaker stated the staff was prepared to start capturing when the country-wide lockdown was introduced.
“We were all set to shoot when the pandemic struck. I’m glad that we’re resuming soon. The team and I have been waiting eagerly to set off on this journey. It’s a terrific story that I’m excited to tell,” Khurana stated. Screwvala stated “Rashmi Rocket” is a narrative of the trials and tribulations that a number of feminine athletes face on their journey and the unmatchable resolve to attain their future.
“Post lockdown – we are eager and keen to be resuming shoots at RSVP and get this one on the road”, he said. Priyanshu Painyuli, best known for Vikramaditya Motwane”s “Bhavesh Joshi Superhero”, will function alongside Pannu within the movie.
Composer Amit Trivedi, identified for movies equivalent to “Dev D”, “Lootera”, “Queen” and “Kedarnath”, will probably be offering the music.
“Rashmi Rocket”, produced by Screwvala together with Neha Anand and Pranjal Khandhdiya, is ready to launch subsequent 12 months. PTI