Filmmaker Vikram Sandhu, who earlier made Shaheed Bhagat Singh, is now making a film on on the life and times of Divya Bharati, the circumstances around whose death in April 1993 continue to be a mystery.
Sandhu has completed the script and is auditioning artistes to discover a Divya Bharati look alike for his film.
Divya Bharti made her debut in 1990 with the Telugu film Bobbili Raja when she was just sixteen. Two years later, Divya made her Bollywood debut with Dil Hi To Hai co-starring Jackie Shroff. She acted in 13 films, including Deewana where she was cast opposite Shah Rukh Khan. She married producer Sajid Nadiadwala. On April 5, 1993 she fell to her death from the balcony of her flat. There was a police enquiry around her sudden death which remains a mystery till date.