The last biopic Sonam Kapoor was seen in was Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra۪s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag۪ (2013). Though in a small role, the actress won much appreciation for her work in that film. Rumours are now doing the round that she has signed a biopic on the life of one of India۪s most celebrated artists, Amrita Sher-Gil.
Sonam will play Sher-Gil, an eminent painter of pre-independent India. The actress is in talks with the artist۪s family and work on her life story has already begun, a source told Mid Day.
Though details on who is producing and directing the film are not yet known, it can be noted that Sher-Gil happens to be the great-aunt of actor Jimmy Shergill.
Kapoor will first be seen in Disney India and Anil Kapoor Films۪ Khoobsurat۪, opposite Fawad Khan, which is slated to release on 19th September.
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