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Kriti Sanon on Panipat: Tough to play a Marathi character

Kriti Sanon, who is prepping for her upcoming period drama Panipat, says, being a North Indian, she finds it challenging to play a Marathi character in the film.

Kriti Sanon, who is prepping for her upcoming period drama Panipat, says, being a North Indian, she finds it challenging to play a Marathi character in the film.
In This Image: Kriti Sanon
Talking about working on a period drama for the first time, Sanon says, "It's a new world for me. Being a North Indian, it's a challenge to play a Marathi character, but Ashu sir [Ashutosh Gowariker, director] made it easy and enjoyable."
 

"Panipat" will tell the story as what led to the third Battle of Panipat.

In This Image: Kriti Sanon
The 28-year-old actress will be seen playing the character of Parvati Bai, the second wife of Sadashivrao Bhau who was the commander-in-chief of the Maratha army in the third battle of Panipat. Kriti added: "He has also shaped up and layered the character of Parvati Bai very well and made her quite strong and independent even though she belongs to a different period."

"Panipat" is being produced by Sunita Gowariker under their home banner AGPPL in association with Vision World.

In This Image: Kriti Sanon
The film, slated for release on December 6, also stars Arjun Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt in pivotal roles. National Award-winning music director duo Ajay-Atul are creating tunes for the film.