Chitrangada Singh has been asked by acclaimed film maker Sudhir Mishra to visist Pakistan and observe the girls and women of the place and learn their mannerisms and life-style to fit into the role of Mehrunnisa.
The film Mehrunnisa is a love story set in 1947 during the partition days and Chitrangada plays the lead role as a Pakistan woman. She will also have to shed her modern look which she had for Krrish 3. She is also going through a gym regimen to shed a few kilos.
The film is being produced by Sudhir Mishra and directed by Nikhil Advani. The film goes on floors in December.