08 February, New Delhi
Global star Priyanka Chopra, who is also the brand ambassador of Assam Tourism, is all set to produce an Assamese film.
Titled ‘Bhoga Khirikee’ (Broken Window), it will be directed by Jahnu Barua and backed by Priyanka’s Purple Pebble Pictures.
The official Twitter handle of the 35-year-old’s production house announced the news as they wrote, “We are proud to announce our first Assamese venture #BhogaKhirikee #BrokenWindow written and directed by #JahnuBarua. This would not have been possible without the support of #awesomeassam. @chopramadhu1 @priyankachopra @Sandy_Bhargava @alam_shahnaab #EasterlyEntertainment”
‘Bhoga Khirikee’ is a multi-layered story, from the perspective of a female protagonist, whose life is in turmoil due to the ideologocal and existential clash amongst the three men in her life – her father, her husband, and a stranger who forces his might upon her. How she picks up the broken pieces to chart her own life’s path, form the crux of the story.
The principle cast of the film includes Zerifa wahid, Seema Biswas, Sanjay Kharghoria, Kashvi Sharma and Mohammad Ali Shah.