Anushka Sharma becomes ‘dhobi pachad master’ for ‘Sultan’

Sharing the first glimpse of Anushka Sharma in action through a still from her forthcoming film “Sultan”, director Ali Abbas Zafar says she has turned out to be a 'dhobi pachad master'.

By: IANS | Mumbai | Updated: March 13, 2016 3:12 pm

Sharing the first glimpse of Anushka Sharma in action through a still from her forthcoming film “Sultan”, director Ali Abbas Zafar says the actress has become an expert, and turned out to be a ‘dhobi pachad master’.

The actress, who underwent rigorous training for six weeks for her role as a wrestler in the Salman Khan-starrer, shared that she feels “blessed” after getting the role right in front of the camera.

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Ali took to Twitter to share an image, which shows Anushka in the middle of a fight with an opponent in the ring.

He captioned the image with a post that read: “Haryana ki Sherni” ‘dhobi pachad master” @AnushkaSharma in action @SultanTheMovie”.

The actress too shared the picture, which she captioned as: Dhobi pachad In action 💪💪💪 #Sultan . Straight from the shoot .

Anushka, who practiced for long periods regularly and tenaciously followed a fitness regimen to live the part of a wrestler to the best of her ability, responded to the post by saying that she “Couldn’t have imagined I could do this two months ago. Feeling blessed”.

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The film also stars Bollywood’s “Dabangg” star Salman, who is also in the prep mode for “Sultan”, which is said to be a biopic on a wrestler.

The film, produced by Aditya Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner, is slated to release on July 8.

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