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Priyanka Chopra: For me cherry on cake is MARY KOM producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali



August 27, 2014 1:07:27 PM IST
updated August 27, 2014 2:07:20 PM IST
By Urvi Parikh, Glamsham Editorial
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Former Miss World and actress Priyanka Chopra is leaving no stone unturned to promote her upcoming film MARY KOM, a biopic on the Olympic medal winning boxer MC Mary Kom. 

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Ask Priyanka whether she was hesitant to accept MARY KOM as it is helmed by a debutant director Omung Kumar and she reveals, “I’ve worked with several first time directors like Nikhil Advani, Tarun Mansukhani and many others in the past too. I don’t judge a film on a director. However, having said that, it would be unfair to say that MARY KOM is solely riding on Omung’s shoulders because this project wouldn’t have happened without our writer.”

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She further adds, “Our country gives very little respect and salary to writers. Our writer (Saiwyn Quadras) approached Omung with this beautiful story. And I decided to do this movie based on its script. Plus, the cherry on the cake for me is that it’s produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who I think is one of the finest filmmakers of our country, and I am a huge fan of his. So I agreed to do the film. I am glad I did it because Mary herself cried after watching it and that means a lot to me.”

Produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay Leela Bhansali, MARY KOM is all set to release on September 5, 2014.


  



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