New Delhi: Former Miss Universe and Bollywood Actress Urvashi Rautela made her debut in the Hindi film industry with the 2013 movie ‘Singh Saab The Great’. The movie starred Sunny Deol, Amrita Rao and Prakash Raj in the lead roles. She, however, got her first major break at a very young age of fifteen in Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week. Urvashi also won the title of Miss Teen India 2009 and was the show stopper for Lakme Fashion Week.
She was last seen starring in the 2020 comedy-drama ‘Virgin Bhanupriya’ where she portrayed the role of the protagonist. She was also recently seen starring in a music video opposite TV actor Mohsin Khan. Urvashi recently made an announcement regarding her upcoming project. The ‘Sanam Re’ actress will be stepping into the new avatar of the Legendary actress Madhubala’s evergreen song ‘Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si’.
Speaking about bringing alive the updated avatar of the Bollywood legend Madhubala on-screen, Urvashi revealed that it is like a dream come true for her. She said, “It is truly a culmination of one of my dreams, stepping into the legendary and beauty icon Madhubala Ji shoes and that too for ‘Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si’ which is a classic cult song altogether and giving my own vocals along with Kishore Kumar Sir’s original voice. I mean this year truly has started on a very bang on note for me.”
“Madhubala Ji was an icon for Indian cinema who mesmerised audiences not only with her exquisite beauty but also with her ability to renders some of the deepest emotions on-screen and her remarkable acting skills and timeless beauty she created a mark for herself and as remembered till date”, added the actress.
‘Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si’ is a song from the cult classic ‘Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi’ which released on January 1958. Urvashi added, “With the remake of the song, we are also celebrating 60 golden years of ‘Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi’, which was released in 1958.”
Urvashi Rautela will be next seen in ‘Black Rose’, which is said to be a bilingual thriller. The team reportedly shot the project once the lockdown curbs were lifted. The actress will be also seen in an international project opposite Egyptian superstar Mohamed Ramadan, the announcement for the project will be made soon.
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