The first look posters of Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar’s upcoming film, ‘Saand Ki Aankh’ have been unveiled by the makers today.
In the posters both Taapsee and Bhumi can be seen donning a never-seen-before avatar as 60-year-old women. The two actors are dressed in shirts and ghagras with their heads covered with dupattas and aiming with pistols while standing on a heap of sand alongside a farm. Their wrinkled face, grey hair and perfect attitude are captivating and will make everyone eager to see more of the film and the actresses.
Bhumi shared the first look on her Instagram account along with the caption, “Make way for the Dadis. Bringing to you one of my most challenging roles in one of the most inspiring stories...#SaandKiAankhThisDiwali.”
Taapsee shared the same picture with the caption, “They challenged their age, fought their way and shot to fame in the shooting game.”
The actors also shared the film poster featuring them in a sitting position. Bhumi wrote with it, “They are brave, They are fun, They are full of love. They are the Shooter Dadis of India” Taapsee captioned it, “They may be old, but their aim is sure-shot gold!”
'Saand Ki Aankh' is based on the life of real-life shooters Chandro Tomar and her sister-in-law Prakashi Tomar from Uttar Pradesh, who are better known as ‘shooter dadis’. Chandro, 87, and Prakashi, 82, are reportedly world’s oldest female sharpshooters.
The movie is being jointly produced by Anurag Kashyap and Nidhi Parmar. The film will mark the directorial debut of writer Tushar Hiranandani who has penned 'Main Tera Hero', 'Ek Villain' and 'Half Girlfriend'.
‘Saand Ki Aankh’ is set to hit the screens during Diwali this year.