Rajkummar Rao is Looking Forward to Work with Priyanka Chopra in The White Tiger

Bollywood star Rajkummar Rao has established himself as one of the finest actors of the industry. Starring in films such as Queen, Newton, Stree and many others, Rajkummar has proved his mettle as an A-class actor. He was last seen in Judgemental Hai Kya opposite Kangana Ranaut, but the film, unfortunately, didn’t do too well at the box office. Now, he is gearing up for his next release, Made in China with Mouni Roy. Soon after, he will working alongside superstar Priyanka Chopra for a Netflix project called The White Tiger, which is an adaptation of a book of the same name, by Aravind Adiga.

Now Rajkummar has already shared screen space with some of the best stars in Bollywood, but this will be the first time she stars opposite Priyanka and he is very excited. Speaking of finally getting to work with her, Rajkummar said, “Priyanka is phenomenally talented so I think we will have a good time working together. As far as the book is concerned, I have read it and I am very excited as it is a great book and a great story. Ramim Bahrani, the director, is a great guy and I am really looking forward to start working on it pretty soon.

The White Tiger will be directed by an Iranian-American filmmaker Ramin Bahrani who is most famously known for his films such as 99 Homes, Man Push Cart and Fahrenheit 451. While Priyanka plays the female lead in the film, she will also be co-produced the project with Mukul Deora. The film revolves around the story of a man’s quest for freedom, wherein he tries to work his way out of his low social caste and overcome the obstacles that put restrictions on his family in the past. It depicts the man’s journey from finding freedom in India and moving into its capitalist society.