A look at Parineeti Chopra's dedication to her role in Imtiaz Ali's "Chamkila," where she gained 15 kgs and is now working hard to get back in shape.
Despite only having one release this year ("Mission Raniganj"), Parineeti Chopra has another exciting project coming up - "Chamkila" on Netflix.
"Chamkila" tells the true story of Amar Singh Chamkila, a legendary Punjabi singer who left his mark in the 80s and was tragically murdered.
To portray Amarjot, Chamkila's wife, Parineeti embraced a 15 kg weight gain, indulging in "as much junk food as I wanted" for 6 months while recording in A.R. Rahman's studio.
Now that filming is wrapped, Parineeti is dedicated to getting back in shape, sharing a motivational workout video and expressing her desire to be "not like Amarjot ji" anymore.
Parineeti reflects on her contrasting routines, from music and food during filming to her current focus on studies and workouts. She highlights the dedication required for the role.
Diljit Dosanjh steps into the shoes of Amar Singh Chamkila, bringing the Punjabi rockstar to life on screen. A glimpse from the teaser shows his captivating portrayal.
The film also sheds light on the tragic ending of Amar Singh Chamkila's life, who was shot dead before his performance in 1988.
Parineeti's weight transformation showcases her dedication to her craft, highlighting her willingness to "do anything for Imtiaz sir and this role."
"Chamkila" promises a powerful and emotional journey, chronicling the life and legacy of the iconic Punjabi singer. Get ready to be swept away by this upcoming Netflix release.