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Sonakshi Sinha reveals why 'Ittefaq' is not a remake

Sonakshi Sinha, Who Is Gearing Up For Her Upcoming Movie 'Ittefaq', Has Claimed That The Movie Is Not A Remake Instead It Is A Fresh Movie.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Ranpreet Kaur | Updated on: 30 Mar 2017, 04:40:47 PM
Sonakshi Sinha reveals why 'Ittefaq' is not a remake

New Delhi:

Sonakshi Sinha, who is gearing up for her upcoming movie 'Ittefaq', has claimed that the movie is not a remake instead it is a fresh movie.

According to the media reports, the movie was said to be the remake of Rajesh Khanna's 1969 superhit movie 'Ittefaq' opposite Nanda and Bindu.

Talking about the same, Sonakshi told a leading daily, "I have not seen the old 'Ittefaq'. So for me, I am doing a new film. And I am sure a lot of people from our generation have not seen the original 'Ittefaq' either. The way film is rewritten and adapted to fit in today's scenario and time, makes it a fresh film. I am looking at it as a new film".

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Interestingly, the 'Dabangg' actress will be seen playing a negative role in the movie and is quite excited about it as this is the first time she'll be playing such a role on big screen.

"I would like people to know me as a versatile actor who can perform all kinds of roles," Sonakshi added.

Helmed by B.R. Chopra's grandson Abhay Chopra, 'Ittefaq' will also star Sidharth Malhotra and Akshaye Khanna in key roles. 

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The has recently wrapped up the shoot and the movie is now reportedly in its post production.

Currently, Sonakshi Sinha is busy with the promotions of her upcoming movie 'Noor'.

The actress will be seen playing the journalist in the movie. A Sunhil Sippy directorial will release on April 21 this year.

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First Published : 30 Mar 2017, 12:35:00 PM