Mumbai, October 17: There is a strong buzz that Priyanka Chopra is doing another sports biopic after Mary Kom. The movie is said to be a biopic on the athlete, P.T. Usha, who was also referred to as Queen of Indian Track and Field.
She is riding on her success in Hollywood. From her mega-hit show, Quantico to her villainous role in Baywatch, our desi girl has been going places and has become a global phenomenon is a short period of time.
The movie will be directed by noted ad filmmaker Revathi Varma. Having a making budget worth Rs 100 crores, the music of the film will be composed by none other than A.R. Rahman.
Filmmakers said that "We are on the lookout for actors to play the roles. Regarding the lead role, Priyanka is our first choice. But we are happy to say that several actors like Sonam Kapoor too have expressed their wish to play the role. We are not particular that the actors should be from South, as Usha is an international icon. We found that people from Latin America and Africa know about her and admire her, as well."