Shraddha Kapoor to play badminton star Saina Nehwal in biopic
Mumbai, Apr 26 : Actress Shraddha Kapoor has confirmed that she will play Badminton player Saina Nehwal in her biopic, titled “Saina”.
Shraddha took to Twitter to share the news and said she was honored to have the opportunity to try the star shuttler on the big screen.
“SAINA NEHWAL – The former world badminton player.
An Indian girl. An inspiration for millions. A youth icon in the truest sense. @NSaina, “said Shraddha.
“His journey to the top has been fascinating and I have the honor to have this opportunity to play it in my next film ‘SAINA’ (sic).”
The 30-year-old actress, who is also part of another biopic “Haseena” based on Dawood Ibrahim’s sister, Haseena Parkar, said that “Saina” will be her toughest film to date.
“The preparation for this film is going to be very, very difficult. It will probably be my most difficult film until the date … Wish everybody.”
“Saina” will be led by Amol Gupte, who headed “Stanley Ka Dabba” and “Hawa Hawaai”.