The much touted project SARABJIT biopic, being helmed by MARY KOM maker Omung Kumar, has finally hit the floors. Omung Kumar had done the research and recce work much before and the project was supposed to commence from October initially. However, later it got delayed and the film was pushed to November.
||OMUNG KUMAR AND SARABJIT TEASER POSTER
As the director began the shoot of his film, he immediately took to a micro-blogging site and shared the info with along with a picture, “#SARBJIT shoot starts today @Vanita_ok #AishwaryaRai @RandeepHooda @RichaChadha_ @DarshanKumaar @SandeepsinghOne,” Omung posted.
The biopic features Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who will be seen playing the role of Sarabjit's sister and the title role is being played by Randeep Hooda. Aishwarya will join the SARABJIT team later, meanwhile Omung has begun the film with Randeep in Mumbai.
When we contacted Omung for further details, he revealed, “The shooting of the film has started in Mumbai. Aishwarya will join in later. We have started the shoot with Randeep Hooda's part. The first schedule will last till January probably.”
Darshan Kumar, who was seen in MARY KOM as Priyanka's husband, is said to essay the role of a Pakistani lawyer, who fought for Sarbjit' release.
Darshan also took to social-networking site and wrote, “Super Excited..Shoot starts frm today :) New Journey,New Energy @OmungKumar @Vanita_ok @RandeepHooda #AishwaryaRai.”
SARABJIT is set to release in May 2016.
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