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Posted by neera on February 20, 2012

The look was recently revealed to the media, while the actress was shooting in Sukna near Siliguri on Thursday (Feb 16th).

Anurag Basu’s lastest venture has Ranbir Kapoor playing a deaf mute and Priyanka essaying the role of an an autistic girl.

The duo come together to solve the mystery surrounding the murder of Ranbir’s wife played by actress, Ileana D'Cruz.

A complex portrayal
Buzz has it Piggy Chops went through great lengths to prepare for her role. Besides spending time with people who were mentally challenged, she apparently requested director Anurag Basu to postpone the shooting to give herself ample time to prepare for the complex role.

Priyanka wanted to digest the enormity of mental impairment in order to bring an authenticity to her portrayal on screen.

According to the sources, the shoot is an extremely closed affair.Only co-star Ranbir Kapoor, director Anurag Basu and the cameraman are allowed on the sets while Priyanka emotes the complicated character.

The Don2 actress said in an interview, "For me it was a very difficult film. And if you have heard rumors that I was in my own space, it was probably true because it takes a lot time to become autistic. Kind of convince myself that I can do it, make it look as real as possible. So yes it has been one of my most difficult films."

‘Barfi’ is expected to release on July 13, 2012


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