Priyanka Chopra who is riding high on different kind of roles in different places seems to know her priorities. After shining in all kinds of dashing and dynamic roles like in the recent ''Jai Gangajaal'', where she is garnering high appreciation, she has now agreed to play the role of the poetess, Amrita Preetam, in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s biopic on the life of the eminent Urdu poetess and her relationship with eminent poet and lyricist, Sahir Ludhianvi, who will be played by Irrfan Khan.
It will be a film Bhansali has been wanting to make for a long time, but according to sources, the film will be produced by him while a debutant director will give it the final touches. Priyanka sounded very upbeat about her new role and said, "It's a great honour for me to play the celebrated poetess. It will be a huge challenge for me to play the role".
We wish the actress the very best!