'Dangal' star Fatima Sana Shaikh, recently joined the star cast of Meghna Gulzar's 'SamBahadur' featuring Vicky Kaushal. The actress is all set to play the country's first female Prime Minister, Indira
Gandhi, with her acting chops in the film.
Fatima, who responsibly played the role of Geeta Phogat in her hit film 'Dangal,' was among the best options for 'Sam Bahadur', attributable to her certainty and coarseness. An industry source said, "It is for sure testing assuming the job of one of the most compelling and discussed ladies in Indian history. However, again, Fatima had demonstrated to adapt to the situation when she played Geeta Phogat.
Aside from Fatima, it's additionally her 'Dangal' co-star Sanya Malhotra who has been roped in the film.
Before looking at working with Meghna Gulzar, Fatima hailed her as a dissident chief. She told media, "I feel genuinely honored to have stowed this chance to work with Meghna Gulzar. She is a nonconformist of a chief, whose work I have appreciated and followed since extremely long."
Calling the chance an achievement, the entertainer added, "I think about working with her an individual achievement. I'm super siphoned to begin shooting with her, and I trust we have a ton of fun on the arrangements of 'SamBahadur'".
On the work front, Fatima, who was most recently seen in 'Ajeeb Daastaans,' additionally has an anonymous project in her kitty other than 'SamBahadur.' Apparently, she will be sharing the screen space with Anil Kapoor in the yet-untitled one.