Priyanka Chopra to play astronaut Kalpana Chawla in her next film

Latest reports in media are suggesting that the actress will play the role of astronaut Kaplana Chawla in an upcoming film.

Ever since Priyanka Chopra landed in India after spending a long time in the United States, rumours about her upcoming Bollywood projects have already started popping up. If the latest reports are to be believed then the actress might sign a film which will be based on astronaut Kalpana Chawla’s life. Though an official announcement is yet to be made, sources claim that Priyanka’s team has finalised the script.

Details about the project have also emerged, which reveal that Priya Mishra, who has been working on the project for the last 7 years will direct the film. Another news which is doing the rounds is that ‘Pink’ director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhary has finalised Priyanka for his next film which is supposedly a suspense thriller. The actress has returned to the country after finishing the schedule of her tv Show Quantico’s third season. She is expected to fly back to Los Angeles after taking a small break. Priyanka’s production house has been working non-stop towards giving a platform to regional cinema while Priyanka is working hard in the US.

The actress is expected to start promotions for her upcoming Hollywood debut ‘Baywatch’ in which is playing the role of the antagonist named ‘Victoria Leeds’. The cast of the film includes Hollywood heavyweights Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron. The film is scheduled to release next month in theatres worldwide. The team of the film is expected to promote the film extensively across the globe in a number of countries including India. Now it remains to be seen if Dwayne Johnson will come to India on Priyanka’s request or not.