Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has roped in Mahima Chaudhry to essay the function of author-activist and former PM Indira Gandhi’s confidante, Pupul Jayakar, in her upcoming directorial Emergency. Ranaut has additionally mentioned that Mahima’s character within the movie is essential because the movie sheds mild on how she (Indira Gandhi) confided her deepest darkest secrets and techniques to Pupul.
Talking about this new character, Ranaut mentioned in an announcement, “Pupul Jayakar was an author, a very close friend of Mrs Gandhi and has also written her autobiography. Mrs Gandhi confided in her about everything. If there is one thread that runs through the film and connects the audiences to the inner world of Mrs Gandhi, then it’s the character of Pupul Jayakar.”
Meanwhile, Mahima showered reward on her co-star and filmmaker Kangana, stating, “Working with Kangana is an experience because she wears so many hats with such great ease. She is playing such an important political character, Mrs Indira Gandhi. She is directing it herself and producing it. She does it with such ease, she is so confident and she gives me a lot of confidence. I get a lot of strength looking at her and the way she functions. I am very proud to be working with her.”
Kangana Ranaut usually offers followers a sneak-peek into the units of Emergency. She additionally garnered reward for her uncanny resemblance to Indira Gandhi, whom she portrays within the movie. The movie Emergency is written and directed by Ranaut. The actor turned director performs Gandhi, Anupam Kher might be seen because the revolutionary chief J P Narayan, and Shreyas Talpade essays the function of late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.