The first look of Priyanka Chopra starrer Mary Kom was released today, July 15, 2014 by Priyanka herself. One look at the poset and we can make out that she looks every inch the Olympic medal winner Mary Kom in the movie. Priyanka has worked really hard to get into the soul of the character and her hard work reflects in the first look of the film.
Priyanka took on to twitter and wrote, “Heart. Blood. Sweat. Soul. I have given it my all. Over to you guys now.”
Priyanka Chopra has worked on her physique and looks extensively to play the character. She even went to Manipur and done extensive research on Mary Kom and the surroundings where she is build up.
Directed by Omung Kumar and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is a simple story on what it took Mary Kom to battle all the hardships of life and still emerge victorious on the international platform. The story and screenplay is written by Saiwyn Quadras. Apart from Priyanka, the film also stars Shishir Sharma and Zachary Coffin.
In earlier interview, Omung Kumar had elaborated on the preparations Priyanka did for the movie, “We recorded Mary when she was talking in Manipuri. Even when she talks in Hindi, Mary has a sing-song way of speaking and she emphasises on certain words. The tapes have helped Priyanka practise the dialect.”
Talking about Priyanka portraying her on screen, Mary had said earlier, “She is a simple and dedicated person. I can relate to her. I’m sure she will do a great job.”
Priyanka Chopra had also that she has really trained hard for the role. “Yes, I have lost weight as I am training myself for my next film. I am working hard to build muscles for my character, which is inspired by Mary Kom. This film talks about how to grab the right opportunity, work hard and how sheer hard work can bring success. I am very nervous about the film as it is very close to my heart.” stated Priyanka.
Priyanka got a terrific response once the poster was out. Touched by the tremendous response to the poster, Priyanka tweeted, “I am so overwhelmed by your reactions.Thank u all so much.This one is for all those who wanted to be bigger than they were told they could be.”
Mary Kom is set to release on September 05, 2014.
The first look of Priyanka Chopra starrer Mary Kom was released today, July 15, 2014 by Priyanka herself. One look at the poset and we can make out ...3.0