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A Chingari called Sushmita

ChingariShe is one of Bollywood's brightest actresses, a stunner with substance.

He is a National-Award winning veteran best known for his seemingly unstoppable run of mediocre movies.

Kalpana Lajmi, in her upcoming Chingari, has cast Sushmita Sen opposite Mithun Chakraborty.

The film, written by composer Bhupen Hazarika, is based on three characters. Mithun plays Bhagwan Pandit, a Kali-worshipping priest. He's a man of two shades: Extremely positive, as a devout spiritual leader and extremely negative, a passionate lover of prostitutes. As Mithun says, "Whatever he does, he does with great conviction."

Anuj Sawhney (remember Naina?) plays a 25-year-old postman, and the film is, on a basic level, the story of his love for Basanti, a prostitute older than himself.

Basanti, played by the sultry Ms Sen, provides the point of conflict in the film, as Bhagwan Pandit also falls obsessively in love with her, and is ready to cross all boundaries in attempts to win her affection.

Lajmi feels that Chingari will cast light on lesser-known aspects of the lives of sex workers.

The film is scheduled to hit theatres by the end of this year.


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Sub: sushmi

why don't you act with actors like Rajini,kamal and many of our south indian actors,you are a boon to our country,pls come back to tamil ...


Posted by raja





Sub: chingari will be flop 100%

all bollywood directors r having no good stories.. they are nw copying hollywood and south indian film stories. chingari like films are filmed and got ...


Posted by arun jain





Sub: Sushmita

Sushmita sen has to be selected for some bad films , may be this film may profe the life time acheivment. At the moment she ...


Posted by ghazali





Sub: Comment on Chingari

For The next film Chingari In lead role Mithun And Shumita sen.Mithun has alredy got the Three National award and now he is choose the ...


Posted by Santosh





Sub: mindblowing pair

it will be great to see one of the finest actors of bollywood paired with the ultimate diva of bollywood.sushmita is a power house of ...


Posted by HAREKRUSHNA




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