Shakeela teaser: Richa Chadha stuns as south Indian adult star


Written by Priyanka Sharma
| Mumbai |

Updated: December 9, 2020 2:35:03 pm

Richa Chadha plays the titular role in Shakeela. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. “I am happy that the film is releasing. Shakeela is written and directed by Indrajit Lankesh. She did rule the roost for many years, providing steady business to cinema halls in times of crisis. She is very well known down south, and it will be interesting to see how it will be received here. The teaser starts with a voiceover describing the power of Shakeela, who was sought after by distributors and exhibitors in the late 1990s and 2000s when film business down South suffered. It was also great to reunite with Pankaj ji (Tripathi),” Richa said in a statement. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd

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Richa Chadha “Today, once again cinema halls are empty, and she is being called,” the narrator says, referring to Shakeela’s release this Christmas, amid the coronavirus pandemic. It also stars Pankaj Tripathi and Malayalam actor Rajeev Pillai. The wait is over #ShakeelaTeaser is here Ft. @RichaChadha @TripathiiPankaj @SheevaRana @ZeeMusicCompany @UFOMoviez @ILankesh pic.twitter.com/USTV9XMs41
— Shakeela_Movie (@ShakeelaMovie) December 9, 2020
While Shakeela’s rise to stardom dominates the teaser, there’s also a glimpse of the resistance she faced from society due to her work.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
Richa Chadha termed the story of Shakeela as unique and universal. The teaser of Shakeela, the biopic of ’90s adult star Shakeela, is out. Bollywood actor Richa Chadha plays the titular role in the film which promises to be a rollicking affair. Shakeela’s story is unlike any other, and yet it’s universal. Hopefully, it will bring some laughter and entertainment into the lives of people, and this depressing year will end on a happier note.