Rajkummar Rao and Priyanka Chopra: now it is a pair that everyone hopes to see. The two talent powers have collaborated for the first time for the white tiger of Iranian filmmaker Ramin Bahrani. Based on the Aravind Adiga Man Booker Award-winning novel of the same name, the film will be released on Netflix. And more than the fans, it is Rajkummar Rao who is excited to start shooting for the movie.
Priyanka Chopra and Rajkummar Rao will join for the first time in the film adaptation of Arvind Adiga’s best-selling novel, The White Tiger. The film will be directed by Ramin Bahrani and produced by Priyanka and Mukul Deora. The film is scheduled to be released next month and will be filmed in India. Currently, Priyanka is in Mumbai, as she is ready to start promotions for her next movie, The Sky Is Pink.
Today, Rajkummar visited his Instagram page and shared a couple of photos posing with Priyanka, Ramin and Adarsh Gourav. In the first photo that is a selfie, PeeCee and Raj smile as they pose together. While in another photo, they form a perfect team with Ramin and Adarsh. Rajkummar captioned the post on Instagram saying, “I can’t wait to start #TheWhiteTiger with these extremely talented people. @Priyankachopra #RaminBahrani #AdarshGourav #MukulDeora @netflix @NetflixIndia”
Earlier, when talking about the project, Priyanka had said: “I am very excited to work with Ramin Bahrani and Netflix to bring Aravind Adiga’s moving story to film life. When I read the book, I was fascinated by the perspective of the narrative. description of the history of raw ambition and the extent to which one will achieve his goals is fascinating. I hope to film this in India this fall and also work together with Rajkummar Rao for the first time and the wonderful cast that Ramin is putting together. ”
While Rajkummar added: “Today is an exciting time for actors and I am delighted to be part of a world-class project. I have been an admirer of Ramin’s work and I am excited to see The White Tiger come alive with Netflix!”
Priyanka, who is in Mumbai for The Sky Is Pink promotions, will soon begin filming for The White Tiger with Rajkummar. The 37-year-old actress was recently in Canada for the premiere of The Sky Is Pink at the Toronto International Fillm Festival (TIFF). The film, directed by Shonali Bose, received a big ovation in TIFF. And now Priyanka is preparing for the release of the film in India.