First Look: Priyanka Chopra stuns in and as ‘Mary Kom’
The first look of the much awaited movie of 2014, Priyanka Chopra starrer ‘Mary Kom’ was released by the actress and she looks every inch the Olympic medal winner Mary Kom in the movie. Priyanka has worked really hard to get into the soul of the character and her hard work reflects in the first look of the film. Priyanka posed in a terrific boxing pose with a spark on her eyes and face.
For the first time in her successful career, Priyanka is portraying a real life character. With much enthusiasm, she posted on twitter the first look of the film. "Heart. Blood. Sweat. Soul. i've given it my all. Over to you guys now!",
Priyanka Chopra has worked on her physique and looks extensively to play the character. She even went to Manipur and done extensive research on Mary and the surroundings where she is build up.
Directed by Omung Kumar and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Mary Kom biopic is slated to release on September 5.
In earlier interview with HT, Omang Kumar elaborated on the preparations Priyanka did for the movie, "“We recorded Mary when she was talking in Manipuri. Even when she talks in Hindi, Mary has a sing-song way of speaking and she emphasises on certain words. The tapes have helped Priyanka practise the dialect."
Talking about Priyanka portraying her on screen, Mary had said earlier, "She is a simple and dedicated person. I can relate to her. I’m sure she will do a great job."