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5 Actresses Who Are Playing The Titular Roles In Upcoming Biopics

Written by : Entertainment Team

Nowadays, biopics have become a huge trend in the Indian cinema. Bollywood, being the largest Indian film industry, tops the charts in making a business out of the biopics. Of which the best example is Sanju, the film based on the life of Sanjay Dutt, had made a huge market.

Though it has become quite common for us, the audiences never get bored or vexed and so are the directors. Well, the fast-approaching new year is gearing up with biopics, most of them are on women! Even though there were a few women-oriented biopics like Neerja, Hassena and Mary Kom released earlier, the upcoming year is filled with a bunch of such releases.

We, at EeYuva, are here to share the news about the actresses who are playing larger than life roles in the upcoming biopics... Have a look!

Human Calculator Shankuntala Devi - Vidya Balan

As per the latest reports, the national award winning actress Vidya Balan is said to be playing the role of famous mathematician Shakuntala Devi in the upcoming biopic. Directed by Ronnie Screwvala, the film is totally based on the achievements of the this 'Human Calculator' who got placed in Guinness Book of World Records.

Jayalalitha - Nithya Menon

The actress cum politician Jayalalitha, who is popularly known as 'Amma' in Tamil Nadu passed away two years ago. There are many rumours on the biopic of this iron lady. At last director, Priyadarshan who is the hardcore fan of Jayalalitha has come up with the first look poster of the ex-Chief Minister on the occasion of her second death anniversary. The film will hit the floors on February 24, 2019. Nithya Menon playing the title role looks like the spitting image of Jayalalitha in the first look.

Saina Nehwal - Shraddha Kapoor

The Olympic medal winner Saina Nehwal's biopic is scheduled for 2019 release. Starring Shraddha Kapoor in the lead role, the flick, which is supposed to release in 2018 got delayed due to the reasons unknown. After Haseena, this the second film for Shraddha to be a part of a biopic.

Acid Attack Survivor Laxmi Agarwal - Deepika Padukone

The newly married actress Deepika Padukone is all set to play the role of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal in the upcoming Meghna Gulzar directorial. Apart from playing the lead role in the film, Mrs Ranveer will also produce the film.

Shakeela - Richa Chadda

One of the most anticipated films of the year that an average Indian youth might be awaiting is the biopic on adult star Shakeela. Titled under the actress name, the flick glorifies the beauty of the Kerala Kutti who shook the business of the south Indian films with her adult films. The shooting of the flick is underway and the release date is yet to be finalised.

We end up here, stay tuned to EeYuva for more updates on entertainment...

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