Actress Sonam Kapoor has begun shooting for the biopic of Neerja Bhanot, a Pan Am chief purser who was gunned down by terrorists when Flight 73 was hijacked in Karachi in 1986.
Sonam feels humbled to be a part of the biopic, which is ace photographer Atul Kasbekar's debut production.
"Day 1 of #NeerajBhanot thank you @foxstarhindi and @BlingLive for making this possible... Let the journey begin! #nerves #excitement #humbled (sic)," Sonam Kapoor tweeted on Sunday.
Kasbekar wished for good luck for the film and tweeted, "#NeerjaBhanot Her story begins today... Wish us luck."
Riteish posted, "@atulkasbekar congrats my friend -this debut was waiting to happen Mr producer."
"To my @atulkasbekar @findingshanti @piyasawhney!!! May this be all that you hope for it to be :) lots of love and good wishes! #Neerja," Dia Mirza tweeted.
Meanwhile, Garg shared on his offical Twitter pag, "All the best.@atulkasbekar .@sonamakapoor .@AzmiShabana #teamBling for #NeerjaBhanot. Happy shooting!! A blockbuster biopic on its way!"