‘Lagaan’ actress Elizabeth makes a comeback after 22 years! | Hindi Movie News

Rachel Shelley essayed the intriguing position of Elizabeth Russell in Aamir Khan starrer ‘Lagaan’ and left a long-lasting influence together with her efficiency. As Elizabeth, she supplied to show the sport of cricket to the villagers and was seen falling in love with Aamir Khan.
Years after her stint as a British officer’s sister, Rachel has returned to characteristic in one other Indian manufacturing enterprise.She essays one of many the lead in upcoming sequence ‘Kohrra’, co-starring Barun Sobti, Suvinder Vicky, Varun Badola and Harleen Sethi. This investigative drama is centered across the probe of an NRI, who dies proper earlier than his marriage ceremony. Talking about together with Rachel within the present, creator Sudip Sharma advised Indianexpress that Rachel’s casting was all about ‘practicality’ as a result of they didn’t wish to rent a ‘white actor working in Mumbai’. He added that one of many causes to solid Rachel was as a result of she had finished Lagaan and knew the ‘insanity’ of working right here. Praising her work within the west, Sharma added that Rachel is a superb actor and casting her match nearly like a jigsaw puzzle.
Written and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, ‘Lagaan’ featured Gracy Singh because the main woman. The movie was made on an enormous funds and was a large success upon it is launch in 2001. ‘Lagaan’ was India’s official entry to the 2002 Oscars and bagged a nomination in the very best overseas language movie class too however did not win the trophy.

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