Thursday, September 13, 2018 14:16 IST
Actors Richa Chadha and Pankaj Tripathi, who had earlier wooed the audience with their performances in "Fukrey" and "Fukrey Returns", will be seen together on screen again in Ashwini Iyer Tiwari's directorial "Panga".
Backed by Fox Star Studios, "Panga", which also stars Kangana Ranaut, Neena Gupta and Jassie Gill, is an upcoming biopic of popular southern actress Shakeela.
Excited about the film, both actors on Wednesday took to social media to share the news of their casting.
Richa wrote: "परिवार ने साथ दिया, तो मैंने पंगा ले लिया। .
My Family means the world to me ...thanks @Ashwinyiyer and @foxstarhindi ... you guys made sure I have another family to call my own. Ready for some more #panga? #PangaStories."
Pankaj posted a family picture on Twitter and wrote: "While I'm blessed to have my family, I'm excited to be a part of my new #Panga family. पंगा लेने में मज़ा आयेगा जब पूरी फ़ैमिली साथ देगी. Thank you @ashwinyiyer & @foxstarhindi | In cinemas 2019."
The director also welcomed Richa and Pankaj to the project.
Praising Richa, Tiwari wrote: "I admire her as an actor and as a human who has so much depth in her 😀 @RichaChadha Respect for who you are 🙏🏽Welcome to the #pangafamily lets together create new stories of love & ofcourse take Panga for our family 😀 #pangastories @foxstarhindi."
"Panga" is scheduled to release in 2019.