Actress Taapsee Pannu is among the most sought after actresses in Bollywood .Taapsee Pannu has started training for her forthcoming film ‘Shabaash Mithu’ a biopic on Indian cricketer Mithali Rai, is being directed by Rahul Dholakia.
Speaking about the film , Taapsee shared, “I’ve never played the game before, have just been a spectator and a hyper ventilating fan of the game. Being on the other side is going to be a huge challenge I’ve thrown at myself. But I feel pressure brings out the best in me. This is probably that one common trait I can identify between me and Mithali.”
Last year, the actress released her first look from Shabaash Mithu and she wrote: “I have always been asked who’s your favourite male cricketer but you should ask them who their favourite female cricketer is.” The statement that made every cricket lover pause n introspect that do they love the game or the gender playing it. Mithali Raj, you are a ‘game changer’.”
On a related note, Shabaash Mithu is bankrolled by Viacom18 Studios and the story is written by Priya Aven. The upcoming biopic is an inspiring tale of the captain of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team, Mithali Raj. Notably, in order to get into the skin of her role, Taapsee will be training with coach Nooshin Al khadeer.