Bollywood Sensation, Taapsee Pannu, Declines Hollywood Offers

By Maryam Iraj

Bollywood actress, Taapsee Pannu, says that she is engaged in many Bollywood movies, and is not very keen to go to Hollywood. Prior to her venture into movies, she worked as a software engineering in a leading IT company of India. So we are talking about beauty with brain. 

According to Indian media reports, Bollywood sensation, Pannu, said with reference to the entry in the film industry, “I never thought of coming to any movie industry nor had any plans, my film was just one amazing coincidence. So I am content with  what I am doing.” Pannu made her cinematic debut in 2010 with K. Raghavendra Rao’s romantic musical Jhummandi Naadam. 

Taapsee Pannu further told, “actors like Depika Padukun and Priyanka Chopra have already been starred in big budget Hollywood films, but I am not very interested to take the Hollywood ride. I am engaged in Bollywood films where I am starred in leading and strong female roles and, at the moment, it seems sufficient to me”. 

Taapsee Pannu further said, “it’s always a pleasure and a moment of pride when people compare Bollywood style with the rest of the world. Indian film industry is at par with Hollywood, but in terms of resources and latest technology Bollywood lacks.”

Pannu appeared in films like BabyPink, Tadka and the bilingual submarine film Ghazi. She bagged another major role in the film Naam Shabana, a spin-off from Baby. Lately, Pannu worked in David Dhawan–directed Judwaa 2For 2018, she is shooting for Sujoy Ghosh’s remake of the Spanish film Contratiempo opposite to Ali Fazal.  She also starred in Soorma as hockey player Harpreet opposite Diljit Dosanjh. 

Here is an interesting “behind the scenes” video of Pannu with Varun Dhawan on the sets of Jurwan 2.

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