Yami Gautam turns army intelligence officer for URI attacks

Yami Gautam has certainly established herself as a serious actress after starting her journey in TV commercials, and after gaining popularity in VICKY DONOR. Yami is all set to be part of Aditya Dhar’s debut film URI.

Yami Gautam has just been signed on alongside Vicky Kaushal in a film which deals with the September 2016 Uri attacks, one of the worst attacks on the Indian Army in Jammu and Kashmir.

Yami’s role is of an intelligence officer, bagging a vital role in the film where her character is part of the operation strike. Yami stated, “Aditya’s passion about the film is infectious and the amount of extensive research he has done is amazing. I am really thrilled to be part of this film.”

Yami will begin prep for the film soon and will begin shooting later this year. When further asked about her role she mentioned, “This is the first time I am playing a role like this. I’ve been looking to do roles like this that represent the strength and courage of today’s girls.”

Yami’s star meter is on the rise with outstanding performances last year in films like KAABIL alongside Hrithik Roshan and in SARKAR 3 with Amitabh Bachchan for which she received high praise, she will be next seen in BATTI GUL METER CHALU a comedy drama with Shahid Kapoor directed by Shree Narayan Singh.