The film marks the directorial debut of Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s brother, Shamas Nawab Siddiqui. Bole Chudiyan has been in the news for quite some time and it is all to do with its female lead. Names like Sonakshi Sinha, Shraddha Kapoor, and many more were in consideration, but now it’s confirmed that Mouni Roy would be the one to share screen space with Nawazuddin.
“I can’t believe my fortune that I’m getting to work with Nawazuddin Siddiqui. I’m anxious about sharing the frame with him. He’s immensely talented and what I feel most assured about is that this will be a fantastic learning experience.” confirming the news, Mouni told a leading daily.
Interestingly, Mouni also divulged some details about her character in Bole Chudiyan and said, “While I can’t reveal much, I can just say that she’s a confident girl who thinks on her feet; she can ride a tractor and dance like a dream. The most endearing quality of my character is that she’s real and she speaks her heart. This is the first time I’ll probably play a full-on Hindi film heroine and I can’t wait to start.”
Nawazuddin too was all praises for his co-star, and stated, “Mouni has untapped talent. She believes in experimenting and so is perfect for the role.”
Mouni Roy who made her Bollywood debut in Akshay Kumar’s Gold was last seen in an item song, Gali Gali, from the film K.G.F: Chapter 1. She is also gearing up for the release of Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra, John Abraham starrer Robert Akbar Walter and Made In China with Rajkummar Rao.
Meanwhile, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is set to share screen space with Sanya Malhotra in Photograph, which is set for a March 15, 2019 release.