Mumbai, Aug 24 (PTI) Actor Anushka Sharma mastered the art of embroidery to ace her character of Mamta in her upcoming film “Sui Dhaaga – Made in India”.Also Read - Akshay Kumar's Prithviraj To Ranbir Kapoor's Shamshera, When YRF's Upcoming Movies Will Be Released? Check Here

The 30-year-old actor, who co-stars with Varun Dhawan in the Sharat Katariya-directed film, said she likes to take up new challenges. Also Read - Farah Khan Tests Positive For Coronavirus Despite Being Double Vaccinated, Says 'I Didn't Put My Kaala Teeka'

“I’m always up for a challenge, up for a new journey and experience through my films. I knew I had to look the part and also come across extremely confident with the art of ‘Sui Dhaaga’,” Anushka said in a statement. Also Read - Highlights India vs England 1st Test, Day 1: Bumrah, Shami Dominate as India Take Opening Day's Honours

“I knew I had to give in considerable time and effort to look like an authentic embroiderer and I was really excited to learn this skill. I really dived into the prep sessions and I enjoyed them thoroughly,” she added.

This is the first time Anushka and Varun will be sharing the screen place.

The Yash Raj Films project, which also features Raghubir Yadav, will hit the theatres on September 28.

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