The Dirty Picture is about a make-up girl, who became an extra and then the most wanted heroine of the early 80s. Chronicling the meteoric rise and steep fall of the erstwhile screen sensation Silk Smitha, The Dirty Picture is set against the colourful and entertaining backdrop of the South film industry of the 80's.
The quintessential siren, Silk, knew her audiences, and it didn't seem like anything would stop the fiercely ambitious starlet, till it did, in the shape of unrequited love. To the world, she was the queen of sensuality. But at heart, Silk was just another woman craving true love. An unfortunate encounter with deceit and infidelity led to dire consequences!
The filming of The Dirty Picture began in the month of May 2011 and the first schedule of shooting was done by re-creating Chennai of the 80's at Mumbai's Film City. The second schedule was shot in Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad. The song 'Ishq Sufiyana' was shot at famous Golconda fort in old Hyderabad. The filming was completed in end September.
Vishal-Shekhar have composed music for five tracks for the film The Dirty Picture and Rajat Aroraa penned the lyrics for them. The song 'Ooh La La', which was released on October 19th, has gone viral on the internet. It is said to have beaten the record of previous item numbers like 'Sheila Ki Jawani' and 'Munni Badnaam'.
However, The Dirty Picture is set to release on 2nd December. The movie has created lot of curiosity among the audience. Especially, many movie goers are eager to see sexy Vidya Balan sizzling on big screen.