Yes, all you fans of the vivacious and gorgeous Sonakshi Sinha, get ready to see the stunner not only mesmerize the audiences with her funny lines in the film as Jewel, the memorable macaw (From the hit sequel RIO) but also show her singing talents! Sonakshi has sung a few lines in RIO 2 for an interesting party sequence and we hear she had a complete blast while dubbing for the film!
Sonakshi said, "I enjoyed dubbing for Rio 2 because its such a fun film, and I felt like Imran and myself were perfect for the characters of Blu and Jewel! There's a scene where Jewel is dancing and singing so they made me sing a few lines as well! It was such a new experience, I would have even loved to sing more, but unfortunately I am only a bathroom singer."
Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan will feature as the lovable and memorable macaws Jewel and Blu respectively, for RIO 2 releasing on 11th April, 2014. The English version of the movie will see the voices of Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg which will be dubbed in Hindi by Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan.
Although in the past B-town actors have lent their voices on a small scale, this is the first time such huge Bollywood association has taken place for a Hollywood franchise.Fox's Rio 2 in 3D releases in all major languages which is one of the most anticipated movie in India. It is an adventure comedy set in the city of Rio De Janeiro.
The movie will feature the return of Blu, Jewel and their three kids who leave their domesticated life for a journey to Amazon rainforest!