Sonam Kapoor as a tabla player in Akshay Kumar's Padman?Sonam Kapoor has been taking lessons to learn the instrument.
Director R Balki's Padman has been the talk of the town as soon as the film was announced. Not only is the pairing fresh, but the plot is also interesting. It was reported that Sonam Kapoor had a major role in the film.
Now, what exactly is the starlet doing in the film. If the grapevine is to be believed, Sonam is playing the role of a tabla player! Yes, you read right. She is reportedly taking lessons in tabla playing. We have to wait for more details to throw some light on her character.
The shooting of the film that also features Radhika Apte has already started in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Directed by R Balki, Padman is Twinkle Chopra’s maiden production venture. It is based on Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented low-cost sanitary pad-making machine in India.
Sonam’s last on-screen venture was Neerja. The movie not only did a decent business but also received positive response from the audience. It helped Sonam carve her niche as a powerful actress in the industry. The actress will also be seen in Veera Di Wedding alongside Kareena Kapoor Khan.