CAN’T WAIT TO PLAY DAWOOD’S SISTER: SONA
Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha (above) is quite excited about playing underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s sister, Haseena Parkar, in filmmaker Apoorva Lakhia’s upcoming biopic, Haseena - The Queen of Mumbai, which will roll out for shooting next year. “It is a brilliant script… I can’t wait to play Haseena,” Sonakshi, who is currently shooting for a film directed by AR Murugadoss, posted on micro-blogging site Twitter after music composer Shekhar Ravjiani congratulated the 28-year-old on her next project Haseena Parkar was the elder sister of gangster Dawood Ibrahim and died in July last year. The film will bring alive 40 years of Haseena’s life and is the emotional saga of a woman and what it meant to be Dawood’s sister.
This is not the first time Sonakshi will be starring in a film based on underworld. She played Dawood’s love interest in Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai Dobaara! which was said to be based on the life of the fugitive don.