PeeCee’s ‘No’ To Ludhianvi Biopic


Ever since Priyanka Chopra made her presence felt on global entertainment platforms with her work in Hollywood, the actress has taken a sabbatical from the Hindi film industry, that is, after her last release Jai Gangaajal. But industry reports had been saying that the vivacious and talented actress might come back with a bang and collaborate with her Bajirao Mastani director Sanjay Leela Bhansali to play the lead heroine in the Sahir Ludhianvi biopic. The actress was to portray the character of poetess Amrita Pritam and her relationship with Ludhianvi. Now news is that, after many discussions, Priyanka Chopra has once and for all turned down the offer by Bhansali.

This particular project of SLB has been in the initial stages for a long time. Along with Chopra, names like Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan and Irrfan Khan were being tossed around for the male lead of this movie. However, nothing has been finalised yet and the film

Box Office India
Collection Chart
As on 23rd December, 2017
Modi Kaka Ka Gaon182.47K82.47K
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle*128.60Cr28.60Cr
Tiger Zinda Hai183.60Cr83.60Cr
Journey Of Bhangover304.50K04.50K
Ek Andekha Sach35.64K5.64K
Game Of Ayodhya311.6K11.6LK

Featured Video

Most Viewed Articles


Last 7 Days

Last 30 Days


Box Office India's Twitter avatar
Box Office India

Watch the witty side of @akshaykumar in this exclusive making of #Padman.@kriarj @mrsfunnybones

Box Office India's Twitter avatar
Box Office India

.@RelianceEnt join hands with @sash041075's @studiosynot and #SanjayWadhwa's @APIfilms for production of high quali…



This Week’s Issue

In Conversation

  • Freewheeling with the leading pair of Mukkabaaz
  • Shweta Pandit keeps it real as she votes for independent music
  • Prosenjit Chatterjee notches up another win with Mayurakshi
  • A ‘spine-chilling’ encounter with Team Nirdosh
  • Team Vodka Diaries on how they pulled off this thriller

Straight News

  • International film on Rani Laxmibai
  • Shraddha opposite Shahid in Batti Gul Meter Chalu
  • Ekta, Alankrita reunite, script underway
  • World premiere of Jonaki at Rotterdam
  • A R Rahman to promote Sikkim tourism

Trade Gup

  • Tiwari to direct Rajput in Nadiadwala’s next
  • Tiwari to direct Rajput in Nadiadwala’s next
  • A Housefull of VFX for Akshay Kumar-starrer
  • Hollywood throws a scare into Bollywood
  • Soorma postponed to avoid clash with Dutt biopic
  • Kaalakaandi coasts to safety, recovers investment