Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all
set to hit the screen with her comeback film Jazbaa but the
actress has reportedly grabbed another powerful role in the
upcoming Sarabjit Singh biopic.
It has been reported that, Aishwarya has been roped in to play
the role of Dalbir Kaur in the biopic which is being directed by
Sarabjit Singh happens to be the later farmer who was imprisoned
by Pakistan after he mistakenly crossed over the border in 1990. He
was brutally tortured for 23 years in jail and eventually was
killed by the jail inmates.
Omung Kumar has decided to make a biopic on the same and
Aishwarya Rai will reportedly play the role of Sarabjit Singh's
As reported, makers of the upcoming biopic approached several
actresses like Kangana Ranaut, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka
Chopra for the role of Dalbir Kaur, but finally Aishwarya
grabbed the opportunity.
Aishwarya, who recently made an impressive presence at the
Cannes Film Festival, will be seen in Sanjay Gupta's
Jazbaa which also features Irrfan Khan and Shabana