Vidya Balan wears her own vintage jewellery in ‘Begum Jaan’

Vidya Balan who is prepping up for her role in ‘Begum Jaan’ is ensuring that her ensemble looks as authentic as her performance. Vidya, who will be seen playing the role of a madam in a brothel in the movie has suggested her stylist that they use vintage jewellery from her personal collection, to add that genuine look to her role.

Vidya’s love for ethnic sarees and accessories is known to all. According to a source close to the actress, she also has over 300 earrings, rings and assorted vintage jewellery pieces in her ethnic collection.

Filmmaker Srijit Mukherjee’s ‘Begum Jaan’ which is a remake of the Bengali film, ‘Rajkahini’ is being shot in Jharkhand and is set during the partition. “The film is based in the early 19th century. So, the jewellery worked well,” added the source.

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