Actor Sonakshi Sinha will star as a journalist in the Bollywood adaptation of Pakistani novel, Karachi, You’re Killing Me! The 2014 comedy crime-thriller novel by journalist-writer Saba Imtiaz centres around a 20-year-old reporter Ayesha Khan, living in Karachi, and her misadventures and finding a nice lover. The movie has been titled Noor, reported The Indian Express.
Saba took to Twitter to express her happiness over the adaptation and also posted Sonakshi’s various looks from the movie. “@sonakshisinha is in the adaptation of Karachi, You’re Killing Me! and her journo face raised eyebrow is on point,” Saba tweeted.
While the first look shows her dressed in shalwar kameez, in another one she is seen sporting a white tee with a cap. Sonakshi replied to Saba’s tweet, writing, “Thank you @SabaImtiaz! Nothing like the stamp of approval by the author itself!! #Noor.”
Noor will go on floors in July this year and is being produced by Bhushan Kumar and Vikram Malhotra.
As she tuned 29-years-old yesterday (June 2), Sonakshi offered a sneak peek into the life of her character in Noor. She plays a journalist based in Karachi in the film. “She’s every girl. She’s #Noor #IAmNoor #Happy #GotMyGlowOn! Here’s a peek. Presenting the #NoorFlash Hope u enjoy it,” the Dabangg actor posted on Twitter.
Published in The Express Tribune, June 3rd, 2016.