Actor Priyanka Chopra and Arjun Kapoor, who are currently filming their upcoming movie Gunday, were spotted in Kolkata.
Dressed in a sari, PC was donning a desi avatar complete with long tresses. The film, helmed by filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar, is expected to release later this year. Sources suggest that the movie is set in 1970’s and has actor Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor playing gangsters. MORE ON THE ACTOR-SINGER Priyanka Chopra to do first item number
Though she has been in the industry for almost a decade, actor Priyanka Chopra will be seen doing an item song for the first time in her career. She now joins other Bollywood A-listers like Kareena Kapoor Khan and Katrina Kaif, who have in the recent past, jived to item numbers.
The 30-year old actor will be seen showing off her dancing prowess in the song titled Babli Badmaash Hai for filmmaker Sanjay Gupta’s upcoming gangster flick Shootout at Wadala.
Confirming the news of Priyanka doing an item number in his film, Gupta says, "I chased Priyanka for six months before she agreed to do this song. It will be shot in the next 3-4 days in Mumbai." The song which is being composed by Anu Malik, apparently has a 70s club vibe to it, and it’s Gupta’s ode to two of his favourite people from yesteryears. "Feroz Khan and RD Burman are two people I wanted to work with in my career and this song is an ode to them. Probably if they worked together the result would’ve been this song," he says.
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