Mrunal Thakur, the telly actress who rose to fame from the hit TV show '
Kumkum Bhagya,' will be seen in an international film. The '
Slumdog Millionaire' producer
Tabrez Noorani will be casting Mrunal along with ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ heroine Freida Pinto,
Anupam Kher and
Manoj Bajpayee. The film will be the directorial; debut of Tabrez. The movie is about how a village girl gets into sex trafficking racket and how she manages to escape it.
The actress was picked for the role after auditioning for almost 1500 candidates. The movie is titled 'Love Sonia’ and Mrunal will be playing the lead.
The film is shot in India and over Hong Kong and LA. She was last seen in '
Nach Baliye' before she quit for no obvious reasons but there are rumors that she had a fight with Balaji Telefilms.