Sonakshi Sinha wishes to play wrestler Sakshi Malik in her biopic

The year 2016, has witnessed some inspiring real life stories on big screens. Even the reel life stories were quite good, encouraging sports and highlighting social causes. Much to surprise for her fans, actress Sonakshi Sinha was seen in a totally different avatar in her last release ‘Akira’, fighting goons and injustice. So, the combination of an inspiring real life story, with a never seen before avatar of Sonakshi is definitely going to be exciting. With this current trend of biopics, actress Sonakshi Sinha recently expressed her desire to play a real life character. And it’s none other but the Rio Olympics bronze medal-winning wrestler Sakshi Malik.

On Monday, the ‘Dabangg’ actress and this freestyle wrestler together flagged off Whisper India’s #LikeAGirl campaign where the reporters asked Sonakshi that would she love to step into the shoes of Sakshi. To which she replied, “Of course I would love to do the biopic on her. Now Sakshi has also admitted that I am powerful and I do the stunts well. If any movie is being made on Sakshi, I would definitely play her character.” [sic]

On the professional front, Sonakshi Sinha is currently filming for director Sunhil Sippy’s ‘Noor’. She also has signed up for Karan Johar‘s production remake of the 1969 murder mystery ‘Ittefaq’ with actor Sidharth Malhotra.

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