Sanya Malhotra, who was last seen in Aamir Khan starrer Dangal, has wrapped up the shooting of Vishal Bhardwaj’s Pataakha. The film also features television star Radhika Madan in pivotal role. Trade analyst took to the micro-blogging site to share a picture, where we can see the entire crew is all smiles for the camera. Looking at the wrap-up picture, it seems like the makers have concluded the shoot with a Holi sequence as their faces are smeared with powdered colors.

The tweet read, “Vishal Bhardwaj wraps up shooting of #Pataakha… Stars Sanya Malhotra, Radhika Madan, Sunil Grover and Vijay Raaz… 28 Sept 2018 release.” Earlier, the makers had earlier released the official poster of the film, which featured two leading ladies fighting with each other in the mud. The rugged and intriguing poster had grabbed all the attention on the social media.


Actress Sanya Malhotra, who made her Bollywood debut with 2016’s blockbuster Dangal, is not only a great dancer but also was one of the top 100 contestants in dance reality show Dance India Dance. Sanya, who made a mark in the industry with her debut film, didn’t have an easy way out till she made it big with the Nitesh Tiwari-directed wrestling drama.

The actress, who had moved to Bombay to become an actress a few years ago, was a part of the Aamir Khan’s Production as an intern and has had faced a lot of struggle in her career to achieve what she has today. Before making her debut in ‘Dangal’ with Aamir Khan, Sanya also had appeared in TV advertisements. After auditioning 10,000 girls in the country, the makers of the movie ‘Dangal’ selected Sanya Malhotra for the role of Babita Phogat.

Being in the cinema industry, Sanya has knowledge about, pre-production, post-production, background score and VFX. Sanya came to Mumbai to become an actress, but she has always had a passion for dance as Sanya is a well-trained ballet dancer. She was also one of the Top 100 participants of the Dance Reality show, ‘Dance India Dance’ also known as DID. ALSO READ: Jacqueline Fernandez Wraps 21 Days Dabangg Tour, Returns To The Bay – Watch Celebratory Dance Here

The actress continues her passion for dance as Sanya choreographed none other than Aamir Khan for a special song ‘Sexy Balliye’ in Secret Superstar. Sanya has been seen posting sensational dance videos of her on her Instagram proving to be a treat to the audience. When asked about her dancing experience, Sanya said, “I’m literally dying to dance in a film. I would be ecstatic and grateful if I’d be given a chance to do so”.

On the professional front, after Dangal, Sanya has two movies lined up as she’ll be seen pairing with Ayushman Khurana for ‘Badhai Ho’ and Vishal Bharadwaj’s Pataaka. Watch this space for further updates.