Sonam Kapoor Begins Filming Neerja Bhanot Biopic, Bollywood Stars Tweet Good Wishes

  | April 19, 2015 17:45 IST
Neerja Bhanot

Sonam will play Pan Am chief purser Neerja Bhanot, who was gunned down by terrorists in 1986

"NeerjaBhanot thank you @foxstarhindi and @BlingLive for making this possible... Let the journey begin!," tweeted Sonam

Actress Sonam Kapoor has begun shooting for the biopic of Neerja Bhanot, a Pan Am chief purser who was gunned down by terrorists when Flight 73 was hijacked in Karachi in 1986.
Sonam feels humbled to be a part of the biopic, which is ace photographer Atul Kasbekar's debut production.
The 29-year-old actress tweeted:
Fashion photographer Atul Kasbekar, who turns producer with this film, tweeted:
Actors Riteish Deshmukh and Dia Mirza and former Balaji Telefilms CEO Tanuj Garg also wished good luck for the film, which also stars Shabana Azmi.
Riteish wrote:

Actress Dia Mirza tweeted
Tanuj Garg tweeted: