Deepika Padukone plays acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal in the much-awaited film Chhapaak. Since the time Deepika and her co-star Vikrant Massey have been shooting for the film, several photos and videos have been leaked online. Some of them show Deepika Padukone with her prosthetic makeup. The latest one to go viral is video of the actors kissing. Though the video is not too clear, we can make out Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey on the terrace, kissing.
Recently, another video of Deepika Padukone has been leaked from the sets, which gives us a glimpse at Deepika's look as a young girl.In the video that has emerged on social media, the actress is seen donning a school uniform.
On 26 March, Deepika took to Twitter to share the first look of her character from the film. "A character that will stay with me forever...#Malti," the actor wrote. Laxmi was attacked in 2005 when she was 15 years old by a 32-year-old man named Gudda and his alias Nadeem Syed whose advances she had rejected.
Chhapaak is slated to release on 10 January, 2020.Directed by Meghna Gulzar, Chhapaak , based on Laxmi Agarwal, is slated to release on January 10, 2020. Talking about Vikrant Massey's character, Gulzar had shared: "He's a north Indian man who used to be a professional but decides to leave it all and become an actor. And then starts this campaign against acid attack violence. I'm glad Vikrant is a part of the film and I think I can speak for both Deepika and me that we're really excited that he's playing this part."
Chhapaak will be clashing with Ajay Devgn starrer Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior at the box office.