Parineeti Chopra To Stay In The Stadium While Filming Saina Nehwal Biopic
Parineeti Chopra revealed that she will be staying at the sports complex for a few days so that there is no time wasted in travelling to and from the location
Parineeti Chopra is one of Bollywood’s most bubbly actresses. Cousin to superstar Priyanka Chopra, she started her career in 2011 with Ladies vs Ricky Bahl. Throughout the course of her career, she also worked in Shuddh Desi Romance, Hasee Toh Phasee, Kill Dill, Kesari and is now all set to start in one of the biggest films of her career. Like many other stars, who have signed up for biopics, Parineeti too will be starring in one too. Based on the life and story of Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal, the actress will be seen essaying the sportswoman in her next.
Earlier, Parineeti revealed that she was going to visit Saina's home in Hyderabad to play the character better. And now, it has been revealed that the actress will in fact be staying at Navi Mumbai's Ramsheth Thakur International Sports Complex. In a bid to cut down on her travel time, the starlet will be staying at the stadium as she practices and shoots for the film. She said that it was important for her to improve her badminton skills while shooting. Addressing her decision, Parineeti said, "We took a strategic call to stay at this sports complex because I could get to train and shoot at the same location. It was important for me to better my game while shooting for the film because I want to perfect myself."
She continued, "It just didn't make sense to lose out on such precious time, which I could use to only better my game. I also feel like I am shooting an outdoor schedule, cut off from everyone! I'm thankful to the entire production team and my director for allowing me to stay on location and making it super comfortable for me. I am getting the best sleep here in this basic but most comfortable accommodation. I will be staying here for about two weeks. " The star is living in a basic room and only has access to the venue's amenities, however, she does have a special cook with her who prepares her meals that are required for her diet to look the part.