After successful ‘Judwaa 2’, actress Jacqueline Fernandez, is all set to star in the remake of Hollywood movie ‘The Girl on the Train’, which is infact an adaptation of book by the same name by Paula Hawkins.
The actress will step into Emily Blunt‘s shoes in the remake.
Directed by Ribhu Dasgupta, who previously helmed the Amitabh Bachchan-Nawazuddin Siddique-Vidya Balan starrer 'Te3N', the movie will be Jacqueline’s first women-centric movie.
"I am not going to do a female-oriented film just for the sake of it. I really loved the book but I must say that I didn’t like the film as much (laughs)," the actress to leading daily.
The actress is very excited to work in the movie and essay a flawed character.
"I am very excited about the film because the character is flawed and has so many different dimensions. So I am really looking forward to playing her,” she said.
The director is also excited about the project.
"I have just finished the script. Jackie has come on board as the protagonist. While the novel had an ensemble cast, our film will revolve around her character. I have been looking forward to working with her and this seemed like a perfect project to collaborate," he said earlier.
Jacqueline Fernandez revealed she loves commercial films.
"I am a lover of cinema, and, in fact, would watch a lot of world cinema, foreign films as well as small niche movies [when I was growing up]. But still, I would be really excited about big commercial cinema, as it would make me laugh or cry," she said.