Actress Priyanka Chopra has been in the news of late for her alleged affair with Nick Jonas but looks like Priyanka will be written about for other things than the affair now! Priyanka will soon be seen playing a mother to a 13-year-old.
Priyanka has begun prep for her upcoming film The Sky Is Pink. The film
revolves around Aisha Chaudhary, who became a motivational speaker after being diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis at the age of 13. The film is based on Aisha’s life and her book My Little Epiphanies. While Zaira Wasim will be portraying Aisha’s role in the film, Farhan Akhtar will play the father.
Directed by Margarita with a Straw director Shonali Bose, The Sky Is Pink is about Aisha’s never say die attitude. Aisha inspired many people in the short span of her life. Aisha who passed away at the age of 18, was a regular speaker at platforms like TEDx and INK etc. The Sky Is Pink earlier won the Script Pool Award at the Tallinn & Baltic Event 2017 Awards.
Priyanka, who has been busy using her celebrity status to focus on bringing about changes in the world with her motivational speeches and her associations with various social issues, seems excited about her forthcoming film, The Sky Is Pink and she posted about the same on Instagram too.
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Besides The Sky Is Pink, Priyanka will soon begin shooting for Salman Khan’s Bharat directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Besides Salman and Priyanka, Bharat also stars Disha Patani, Sunil Grover, Shashank Arora and Tabu.
Priyanka has earlier played a mother to twin babies in and as Mary Kom but this is the first time she will be playing mother to a teen. After playing glamorous roles in most of her films, It will be interesting to watch Priyanka in a different avatar!