MUMBAI: Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar is all set to step into the world of Bollywood with the Akshay Kumar starrer periodical drama 'Prithviraj'. For the same, the beauty is elated as well as feels a huge responsibility to do justice with her role as Sanyogita.
Speaking about the movie and her experience so far, Manushi said, "Prithviraj is truly a big-screen experience. It is being mounted on a huge scale and we just wrapped our Rajasthan schedule. It was incredible shooting the film in the state as we filmed some spectacular scenes. It was my first outdoor for my debut film and I was just enamored by the experience."
Felling humbled by the love that whole of the Rajasthan has for the king Prithviraj and Sanyogita, the Miss World 2017 said, "The story of Prithviraj and Sanyogita is embedded deep within the cultural and social history of India and it is simply humbling that I have been chosen to bring her life on screen. We were showered with a lot of love in Rajasthan. I can't thank them enough for their support and appreciation and I will cherish this memory in my heart forever."
Manushi then went on to speak how much of a great responsibility it is to play such an iconic character. She said, "The respect they have in their hearts for Prithviraj and Sanyogita is very overwhelming and I witnessed this first hand while shooting the film in the state. It is a huge responsibility for me to do justice to her life on screen and I'm doing my level best for people to be satisfied when they see the film in theatres this Diwali."
'Prithviraj' is directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi who has also helmed TV's epic 'Chanakya', which was obviously based on India's most influential political strategist. The movie is slated to release in Diwali 2020.