The Sky Is Pink: Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim begin shooting
New Delhi : The global icon, Priyanka Chopra is back in India for a purpose. Yes, it’s regarding the shooting for her upcoming films. The actor is all set to give her best for Ali Abbas Zafar’s Bharat opposite Salman Khan and Shonali Bose’s The Sky Is Pink also starring Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim. Though nothing is confirmed about her shooting schedule for Bharat, she has been spotted in the office of Siddharth Roy Kapur’s production house Roy Kapur Films on Monday along with her co-actors Farhan and Zaira.
The official Instagram handle of Roy Kapur Films had shared photos of the three actors, Priyanka, Farhan and Zaira as they came together to discuss about the film. The caption on Priyanka’s photo read, “And she is back! @priyankachopra Exciting times ahead”. Farhan’s click had, “Ready to roll!! @faroutakhtar” written on it. Secret Superstar actor Zaira’s photo read, “The beginning of a beautiful journey… @zairawasim_” The film is scheduled to go on floors on August 8 this year.
A close source confirmed that the movie ‘The Sky Is Pink’ revolves around Aisha Chaudhary, who became a motivational speaker after being diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis at the age of 13. Zaira will be playing the role of Aisha and Priyanka and Farhan will play her parents in the movie. Pee Cee made the announcement about the film on her Instagram account as she shared a picture of the script.
The film has been written by “Margarita with a Straw” director Shonali Bose and the dialogues have been prepared by writer Juhi Chaturvedi. “So they have started the workshop for the film. And Zaira is also a part of it. The Sky Is Pink is a working title. This is the first Hindi film Priyanka Chopra is doing after two years. Also, this is the fifth film she is doing with Ronnie and Sid Roy Kapur,” a source had earlier informed media.