Bollywood to Hollywood: Radhika Apte to star opposite Stana Katic and Sarah Megan Thomas

Remember Gayatri from Pad Man..??? Get ready to witness the “Ideal Indian Housewife” (Pad Man) venturing into Hollywood. To know the details, read the full article here.

By Soumyaranjan Sahoo

Apr 14, 2018  Updated On : Apr 25, 2018

The Pad Man actress, Radhika Apte, is all set to share the screen with Stana Katic and Sarah Megan Thomas in a Hollywood spy-drama. As per reports the movie is based on World War II and is said to be Female-driven by theme.

Based on the real-life character from Winston Churchill’s “secret army”, Radhika will play the character of a pacifist of Indian descent, Noor Inayat Khan, who was the first female wireless operator. Whereas Sarah Megan will play the role of a daring American who was the first female field agent with a wooden leg. Her character was dubbed by the Nazis as `the most dangerous of all.` The movie also centers on Vera Atkins, known as a British intelligence officer. The character of Vera Atkins will be played by Stana Katic.

Interesting Facts About Radhika:

    • Radhika started her career in theatre before venturing into Movies

    • She has worked with Rajnikanth in the lead role in the movie Kabali released on 22nd July of 2016

    • Her performances in Phobia and Parched received highest critical acclaim

    • She has won Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles Award for Best Actress for the movie Parched

    • She has been nominated for Stardust Award for Best Supporting Actress for her acting in the movie Badlapur

The Kabali actress was last seen on the R. Balki directorial, Pad Man, starring opposite to Akshay Kumar. The movie was a blockbuster with a worldwide collection of ₹1.20 billion. The movie was inspired by the real-life story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, a social activist who introduced low-cost sanitary pads.

Add Your Review