Priyanka Chopra is excited about
her first item song Babli Badmash Hai in Ekta Kapoor
produced Shootout at Wadala.
"I did want (to) work with Ekta, and she was very
persistent about the song. It was a conscious decision for me
not to do an item song after all these years in Bollywood.
"But it was great opportunity as both of us had really
wanted to work with each other. So I just decided to go out of
my comfort zone," Priyanka told reporters here.
This will be the first time that the actress will be seen
doing an item song though her contemporaries like Kareena
Kapoor and Katrina Kaif already have such songs to their
Priyanka will be seen dancing to the tracks of Babli
Badmash Hai in the Sanjay Gupta directed Shootout at Wadala
which stars John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Manoj Bajpayee, Tusshar
Kapoor, Sonu Sood and Kangna Ranaut in the lead roles.
It's scheduled to hit the screens on May 1.
Priyanka was in the city for the shooting of her
upcoming movie Gunday, a period film set in the '70s
Kolkata. She plays the role of a Bengali girl 'Nandita' in the
The actress, who has been voted the World's Sexiest Asian
Woman by Eastern Eye and the 'Hottest Girl of the Year' by
Maxim magazine, said she loved playing bold and beautiful
"I think Bengali girls are beautiful and bold and I
love playing bold and beautiful girls."
The film Gunday, directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, revolves
round two dons of Kolkata of seventies. Ranveer Singh and
Arjun Kapoor portray the dons while Priyanka is their 'love