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Parineeti Chopra replaces Shraddha Kapoor in Saina Nehwal’s biopic; know why

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 15 March 2019, 11:04 IST

Biopics are raining this year in Bollywood it seems from the biopic of Kargil Martyrs to astronauts to Indian spy to sportspersons. It seems that Bollywood actors are in the mode to play real-life achievers on-screen this year. Talking about sports persons biopic their is one biopic for which everyone is eager to watch and that is Saina Nehwal the Badminton Champ of India. As the first look of the film was released in 2018 where we saw Shraddha acing the character very well and was also looking similar but there is something related to the film that is hitting headlines.

Shraddha who was training with Badminton coaches for the film it is said that she is no more part of the movie. Yes, you read it right Sharaddha will no more essay the role of shuttler. Shraddha who is busy with her upcoming movies has backed out from the film due to her scheduling issues. According to reports, in place of Shraddha now Parineeti Chopra will ace the role of shuttler, earlier also she showed the keen interest in the movie so when it came to her she grabbed it with her both hands and feet. She has started with her training and as soon as her training ends she will start for her shoot.

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Even Bhushan Kumar confirmed the news and said that they want to wrap up the film by end of this year so that they could release it early next year i.e 2020. He also added that he is glad that Parineeti came onboard and they can't wait to tell Saina’s story to the world as she is made every Indian proud, by this film she will inspire the budding shuttlers.

Coming back to Shraddha, this year she has back to back films coming up and as of now she is busy shooting for Chhichorre. After completing this she will shoot for street Dancer 3D and post this her most awaited film Saaho will be releasing. Thus she was not able to commit to the dates and had to back out from the biopic.

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First published: 15 March 2019, 11:04 IST