Actor Priyanka Chopra had a blast at the wrap up party of her film, The Sky Is Pink and was partying hard with the team to celebrate its completion on Tuesday where she also spoke about why she chose the film over a “tent-pole potboiler’.
A video of the actor speaking at the party with director Shonali Bose and Producer Siddharth Roy Kapur standing beside her has surfaced online where the actress was asked to speak a few words about why she chose The Sky Is Pink as her comeback film among various offers. To which the actress said, that amid various options at that point, everyone questioned her about why this movie and why not some tent-pole, potboiler with song and dance.
Producer Siddharth Roy Kapoor was seen interrupting to ask her, which film was she talking about to which they all burst into uncontrollable laughter. Priyanka also mentions in the video that a lot of people questioned her judgment to play the mother of a teenager in a movie, when she had the option of starring as the female lead. The Bollywood diva also spoke about how she has played the mother of 18 year old in the film and how director, Shonali convinced her to say yes for the project.
The Sky is Pink also stars Farhan Akhtar, who plays Priyanka’s husband in the film and Dangal fame girl, Zaira Wasim, who will play their daughter in the movie based on a real life character. It is co-produced by Priyanka, Siddharth and Ronnie Screwvala, The Sky is Pink will release on October 11, this year.
Priyanka had walked out of Salman Khan’s Bharat, with which she was supposed to make her bollywood comeback in order to make way for her grand wedding with American singer Nick Jonas.
Priyanka last did a Hindi film in 2016, Jai Gangaajal.