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Taapsee Pannu to undergo three-month cricket training for Shabaash Mithu

Taapsee Pannu (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for TIFF)

By: Murtuza Nullwala

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Taapsee Pannu is currently busy with the shooting of Rashmi Rocket. The actress plays the role of an athlete in the movie and on Instagram, keeps on sharing pictures from the sets, and her training.

Well, apart from Rashmi Rocket, Taapsee has Looop Lapeta, Shabaash Mithu, and Anurag Kashyap’s next in her kitty. Shabaash Mithu is a biopic on Indian cricketer Mithali Raj and Taapsee will undergo three-month cricket training for her character in the movie.

She told Mid-day, “Most of my races for Rashmi Rocket will be filmed in December. As soon as the races are done, I will kick off my three-month cricket training before I start shooting for the film. I will continue practicing the sport for the entire span of Shabaash Mithu’s filming.”


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The actress had kickstarted the training with Mithali’s friend and fellow cricketer Nooshin Al Khadeer earlier this year, but due to the lockdown, the training was halted. “In the new year, I will be breathing cricket,” she added.

Well, after Rashmi Rocket, Taapsee will shoot for Looop Lapeta and then for Kashyap’s next, and later she will start shooting for Shabaash Mithu. The actress further stated, “I have given my nod to a few more projects that will be announced in due time.”

This year, Taapsee was seen on the big screen in Thappad and impressed one and all with her performance in the movie.

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