Priyanka Chopra to star in Biopic of Late Astronaut Kalpana Chawla

Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra | Source: Wikimedia (Licensed under CC by CC0)

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has been signed to play the role of the late astronaut, Kalpana Chawla in a biopic. If the news is not a rumour, then you will soon be able to watch the former Miss World from India playing the role of Kalpana Chawla’s biopic, to show her outstanding talent in Bollywood again. After many years the news broke into an industry that the titular role is being offered to the actress, and the current report indicates her final Yes to onboard the project, which will move up on an international level.

Meanwhile, the actress is back to India after completing the shooting of the second season of television show ‘Quantico’. According to the latest reports, Priyanka Chopra‘s team was working on the pre-production activities of the film that is to be directed by Priya Mishra, who will test her expertise first time in direction. The report also ensures the finalization of the script and will be produced by a new company.

This will be Priyanka’s second spoon of biopic after the role played off an Olympic champion Mary Kom, now the actress is ready to settle herself in the space suit of an astronaut to play the role of Kalpana Chawla, the first woman astronaut of India in space. The story speaks about the girl from Karnal, Haryana who flew in 1997 with the Columbian shuttle into space, the first Indian to do so.

Unfortunately, in 2003 we lost her in her second expedition along with the 6 crew members, in the disaster of the space shuttle. In space, she spends 31 days, 14 hours and 54 minutes.