Buzz is there that Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar are top choices for the role of Ketan Mehta’s freedom fighter-aunt Usha Mehta’s life to screen.
Reports are doing around that Karan Johar is backing a movie on freedom fighter Usha Mehta’s life. Now, it looks like the achievements of the freedom fighter have been inspired by another storyteller.
According to the news, Ketan Mehta who is a nephew of Usha Mehta will be making a film about her. currently, the filmmaker is working on the final script. And is planning to kick off the film by late 2021, He has also reportedly begun the pre-production of the film.
Taapsee and Bhumi both are currently busy with their other commitments. The makers are hoping to lock the casting by November by this year. Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar have worked together in ‘Saand Ki Aankh’. The film is based on the real-life of Chandro Tomar and Prakashi Tomar, grandmother of Baghpat, were both are ace shooters and earned accolades for their shooting skills. The film received a good response from the audience as well as critics, was directed by Tushar Hiranandani.
Meanwhile, work front, Taapsee has her kitty full with some interesting projects like,’ Shabhash Mithu’, ‘Rashmi Rocket’, ‘Loop Lapeta’, ‘Woh Ladki Kaha Hai?’, ‘Dobaara’ and others.
Bhumi, on the other hand, will be next seen in films like, ‘Badhaai Do’ co-starring Rajkumar Rao and ‘Raksha Bandhan co-starring Akshay Kumar in the lead roles.