Currently, the Bollywood movie makers are focusing on Biopics. Director Apoorva Lakhia is making a biopic on Dawood’s sister ‘Haseena- The Queen of Mumbai’. In this biopic, Sonakshi Sinha to play Dawood Ibrahim sister Haseena Parkar. The actress said, that the script is brilliant and she can’t wait for it to come on floor.
Sonakshi Sinha shared on her Twitter page that she is eagerly waiting to play the role of Haseena.
Thank you shekhar! It is a brilliant script… I cant wait to play haseena 🙂 https://t.co/g18c9VVAkn
— Sonakshi Sinha (@sonakshisinha) August 3, 2015
Haseena Parkar, the elder sister of Dawood, died last year in July. She shot to fame after some rival gangsters led by Arun Gawli gunned down her husband Ismail Parkar in a gang war in 1991 which led to a spate of brutal retaliatory killings from the Dawood gang at that time.
The director Apoorva Lakhia said, “Haseena aapa was a very complex personality. I have just picked up the threads of her journey and knitted together the tapestry of her life. I was approached by Sameer Antulay with the Idea and Mubina, Sonakshi and I are all set to bring the story alive.”
This movie is not going to be the first underworld film of Sonakshi Sinha. She has earlier played a role of Dawood’s love interest in ‘Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Dobaara’.