Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar are starring in the next Anurag Kashyap film, and the actresses took to social media to share a click from the film’s set. The director of ‘Manmarziyaan’ and ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ is now producing ‘Saand Ki Aankh’. The film is based around the life of two of the world’s oldest “shooter daadis” from a village in Uttar Pradesh.
‘Guns and ghagras’ read the actress’ caption on social media. The film which is being directed by Tushar Hiranandani, was originally titled Womaniya.
#SaandKiAankh hai naam, SHOOTING hai ismein humara kaam! Na yeh #ShooterDadis kabhi shelve ho saki hai…aur na yeh movie! Let's go! 👊@taapsee @tushar1307 @anuragkashyap72 @RelianceEnt @realshooterdadi @shooterdadi @nidhiparmar pic.twitter.com/ty089TJGyV
— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) February 9, 2019
The film’s two elderly protagonists – being essayed by Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar – hail from a village called Bhagatpur in Uttar Pradesh. They hold the world record for being the world’s oldest sharp shooters. What remains to be seen is how the young actresses will portray the “shooter daadis” on screen!
Watch this space for more updates!