Ever since Vidya Balan’s debut in Bollywood, the talented actress has always made us go ‘wow’ with her choice of roles and flawless acting skills onscreen. From Kahaani to Humari Adhuri Kahaani and from Parineeti to Lagey Raho Munnabhai Vidya has shown her acting prowess in almost every project she was a part of. Now, Vidya is all set to take us aback with her performance as she will be seen playing Charlie Chaplin on the big screen. Yes, you got it right! The versatile actress, who is on a forever experimental spree, will be seen in a never seen before avatar.
According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, Malayalam film director R Sarath has approached her for a Hindi film with Chaplin as the central character. Confirming this, Sarath says, “Yes, I have approached Vidya to play the title role of Chaplin and she has agreed. I’m coming to Mumbai next week to meet her. We’ll take things forward from there.” READ: Charlie Chaplin to Indira Gandhi: Vidya Balan wants to play them all!
Vidya recently inaugurated a unique art exhibition in Mumbai that marked the 125th birth anniversary and 100th year of the cinematic appearance of the acting legend that Charlie Chaplin was. Interestingly, Vidya is a huge Chaplin fan. In fact she had also said that she would love to do a movie on the legendary comic actor and filmmaker. ”I would love to do a Charlie Chaplin movie. I loved Sridevi as Charlie Chaplin in ‘Mr.India’… I’d love to attempt Charlie Chaplin. He has been a huge inspiration in my life,” said Vidya at the inauguration the exhibition. Well, seems like Vidya’s dream will soon come true! Aren’t you excited to see Vidya play Chaplin?