Actor Lara Dutta transforms to Indira Gandhi for ‘Bellbottom’


Mumbai: Bollywood actor Lara Dutta is coming to the screen with a new look where she plays the character of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

On Thursday, Dutta gave a sneak peak of her new transformation as the prime minister for the movie ‘Bellbottom’.

Actor Akshay Kumar and Vaani Kapoor are also a part of the movie that deals with Operation Bluestar and the assassination of Indira Gandhi in 1984.

“Never had I imagined portraying a personality this pivotal and when I saw how this transformation translated on the screen, everything felt surreal and worth it. Can’t wait for y’all to watch my performace in #BellBottom,” read her post.


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Akshay Kumar also shared Dutta’s video on Instagram praising her for the look

“What bringing a character to life looks like… @larabhupathi you’ve nailed it and how in #Bellbottom,” wrote the Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi.