Priyanka Chopra has recently been in the news, and for all the right reasons. After having recently shot for three new Hindi promos, for his upcoming ABC show, Quantico, the versatile actress can now be seen in the avatar of a tough cop, in Prakash Jha’s recent venture, Jai Gangaajal. Donning the role of a khakee clad IPS officer, PC will be playing the role of Inspector Abha Jha.
The actress, who’s currently in the US, shooting for her upcoming drama series, shared the first look of the film, after a tête-à-tête with the director on Twitter. She inquired about how the their film was shaping up, and whether it was possible to share any updates with her fans, who, apparently, had been requesting the actress for a first look. Jha, then told Priyanka, that he would like her to do the honours, and reveal the first look.
The Dil Dhadakne Do actress then shared the first look of the film, via her twitter handle:
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) September 15, 2015
The poster shows a teary eyed Priyanka, dressed in khakees. With an expression of determination on her face, the actress can be seen looking off into the distance, almost as if she is ready to take on the challenge that awaits her, albeit the sea of emotions that is clearly visible in her eyes.
Her first look as Abha Mathur, garnered much attention and praise, from both, her fans, and the B-town clan. Actors Kunal Kapoor, Manish Paul, along with music director, Vishal Dadlani, admired the multi-talented actress, and wished her luck for her upcoming projects.
Priyanka went onto thank her admirers for their love and support.
Jai Gangaajal, another addition to Prakash Jha’s list of films that speak of social – realism, will see Priyanka taking on some powerful and influential men in her district.
The film is all set to hit theaters on 4 March, 2016.