Bell Bottom is a highly anticipated film of the year. The trailer has increased the hype among the audience.
In the first glimpse of the movie, Akshay Kumar’s action persona is at its best with phenomenon direction and cinematography. But what stole the limelight is the unbelievable transformation of actress Lara Dutta into former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
As soon as the trailer was dropped, netizens were startled to find out that, the actress portraying Indira Gandhi is non-other than, former Miss Universe Lara Dutta.
Even after contemplating so much, it’s tough for fans to believe this fact. All credit goes to Lara Dutta and the team for painting the character with so much authenticity.
Taking to Instagram, Lara Dutta gave some glimpses of this incredible journey of transformation into Indira Gandhi. Sharing the video of her make-up shots she wrote in the caption, “Never had I imagined portraying a personality this pivotal & when I saw how this transformation translated on the screen, everything felt surreal & worth it. Can’t wait for y’all to watch my performance in #BellBottom on the big screen in 3D on 19th Aug.”
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The fly through video featured Lara Dutta gearing up for her transformation with many make artists working on her hair and face. She further expressed her heartfelt gratitude towards the entire forces behind this mind-blowing transformation that helped her to get under the skin of this onscreen character with more accuracy.
The video soon caught attention and fans started gushing over it. Along with them, celebrities too expressed their appreciation for Lara Dutta’s amazing transformation. Prateik Babbar, Huma Qureshi and Kritika Kamra were among the other actors who lauded her in the comment section.
Speaking at the trailer launch on Wednesday, she said, ““Okay, so you did see me in the trailer. I’m playing Mrs Indira Gandhi in the film. That’s me. All it took was a call and they said that Lara this film is being made and we are casting for Indira Gandhi’s role. That is all it took, before I even heard the script. But yes, of course, there is a great responsibility when you’re portraying somebody who is an iconic figure like her.”
Helmed by Ranjit Tiwari, the movie stars Huma Qureshi and Vaani Kapoor along with Akshay Kumar and Lara Dutta. Presented by Pooja Entertainment and Emmay Entertainment, Bell Bottom is slated for an August 19 theatrical release in 2D and 3D effect.