New Delhi: Actor Bhumi Pednekar will play the lead role in The Lady Killer, a new movie starring Arjun Kapoor co-produced by Bhushan Kumar T-Series and directed by Ajay Bahl, known for films like BA Pass and Section 375.
Bhumi made her acting debut with the romantic comedy Dum Laga Ke Haisha produced by Sharat Katariya (2015), starring alongside Ayushmann Khurana, which turned out to be a dream hit. After a year's absence from the screen, she appeared in the social drama Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017), alongside Akshay Kumar, which addresses the need to eliminate open defecation inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat mission. She followed up with Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017), a satire on erectile dysfunction, which reunited her with Ayushman Khurrana and was also seen in Netflix's's original Lust Stories, an anthology whose clip was directed by Zoya Akhtar.
Bhumi next appeared in director Abhishek Chobe's crime drama Sonchiriya in 2019, playing a young housewife on the run, in the Chambal countryside, alongside Sushant Singh Rajput and Manoj Bajpai, after which she is seen as the sniper. from the 1970s Chandro Tomar in the biopic. Tushar Hiranandani at Saand Ki Aankh with Taapsee Pannu.
Her third collaboration with Ayushman Khurrana in the dramatic comedy Bala and Pati Pati Aur Woh, a remake of the 1978 film of the same name co-starring Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Pandey, both released in late 2019.
During the covid-19 pandemic, two Pednekar films, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, directed by Alankrita Shrivastava and co-starring Konkona Sen Sharma and Durgamati: The Myth, an adaptation of the Telugu horror film Bhaagamathie, were released on video streaming platforms. . . Pednekar has completed filming with Rajkummar Rao for Badhaai Do, a heartwarming sequel to the 2018 comedy Badhaai Ho and has also committed to filming another movie with him titled Bheed directed by Anubhav Sinha.Also, Read - The Most Awaited Best Bollywood Hindi movie of 2022