Richa goes on the lines of Vidya Balan

Versatile actor Richa Chadha has entertained us with various film of offbeat genre. Her last film was FUKREY RETURNS and 3 STORYS she will soon be seen in Sudhir Mishra’s DAASDEV.

And now as reported by media, Richa has been roped in to play the lead role in a biopic on SHAKEELA, a 1990s' actress from Kerala who acted in several adult films in languages like Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. Shakeela was one of the most famous actors from Malayalam cinema from the 1990s who rose to a spectacular amount of fame.

Earlier Vidya Balan was seen in DIRTY PICTURE, wherein she portrayed the role of Silk Smitha, who was sex siren back then. Vidya’s performance of Silk Smitha earned her accolades and awards. And now Richa is gearing up for Shakeela. Let’s see how it takes off her career.

Richa will soon be starting shoot for the same in the coming months and will also start learning Malayalam to get her accent and language correct to maintain the authenticity of the movie.

The sources said, “Richa will be taking Malayalam lessons from a tutor before she starts shooting so as to get the right diction and to justify her character. She is very excited to learn the language and start shooting for this movie.”

Richa Chadha and Shakeela
Richa Chadha and Shakeela