Earlier I didn't have many options, had Pyaar Ka Punchnama so did that: Nushrratt Bharuccha on her past film choices & 'Chhalaang'


In an exclusive chat with PeepingMoon, Nushrratt Bharuccha explained if her role as a teacher in Chhalaang is inspired by Sushmita Sen, what made her switch from TV to films, working with Gen Z stars Rajkummar Rao, Kartik Aryan and Ayushmann Khurrana back-to-back and her past film choices! 

Talking about signing Pyaar Ka Punchnama, Nushrratt blatantly said she did not have many choices back then. The actress said, "Us time par mere pass koi aur option nahi tha, Pyaar Ka Punchnama thi, wahi kari (Back then, I did not have many options, had Pyaar Ka Punchnama so did that)" 

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Chhalaang is hilarious, yet an inspirational journey of a PT master from a semi government-funded school in Northern India. Montu (Rajkummar Rao) is a typical PT master for who, it’s just a job. When circumstances put everything that Montu cares for stake, including Neelu (Nushrratt Bharuccha) who he loves, Montu is forced to do what he has never done- Teach.