Chhapaak: Deepika Padukone breaks down on set, essaying the role of an acid attack survivor

Deepika Padukone who was last seen in Sanjay Leela Bhasali’s Padmaavat’ post the film the actress took a long break and also got married to beau Ranveer Singh. Now that she has finally returned to sets, she is all hands on deck while shooting for Meghna Gulzar’s film Chhapaak. The film follows the journey of acid-attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, and Deepika affected by the emotional story teared up on first day of the shoot.

A source recently revealed to a leading entertainment portal how Deepika broke down on the first day of the shoot. “The project is an emotional roller-coaster for Deepika. She broke down on the first day of the shoot. It happened when she was shooting for the first scene and having discussions with the filmmaker. However, Deepika was quick to regain her composure and the shoot proceeded nicely.”

Deepika will also be turning producer with the film, which also stars Vikrant Massey in the lead. Chhapaak is slated to release on January 10, 2020. She was last seen at the Met Gala 2019 and Cannes Film Festival putting her best fashion step forward, which by all means even left hubby Ranveer and his fashion sense stunned.

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