Shakeela trailer: Richa Chadha gets into the skin of an adult star


Written by Sampada Sharma
| New Delhi |

December 16, 2020 12:36:29 pm

Richa Chadha starrer Shakeela releases on December 25. (Photo: Zee Music Company/YouTube)

The trailer of Shakeela, starring Richa Chadha in the lead function, is out. Directed by Indrajit Lankesh, Shakeela is a biopic of adult star Shakeela who made a reputation for herself in the south Indian movie trade in the 90s.

The trailer gives a peek into Shakeela’s journey from the time she lived a easy life as a youngster to her tryst with showbiz. Shakeela grew to become fashionable amongst the plenty after she began showing in movies which many termed as ‘soft porn’.

The trailer additionally introduces us to Pankaj Tripathi as a star who ultimately gets threatened by Shakeela’s success.

Watch the trailer of Shakeela right here:

The movie is sort of reminiscent of Vidya Balan’s Dirty Picture as they each constitution comparable territory the place the protagonist isn’t apologetic about her selections and proudly owns her profession, regardless of the social norms of the day.

Filmmaker Indrajit Lankesh stated in a press release, “Shakeela is truly a labour of love and commitment to show Shakeela’s story is iconic in so many ways. Her story is almost folklore today, but the truth is that so much happened to her while she soared to success from nothing and then came back to nothing again.”

Shakeela is releasing in theatres on December 25.

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