Taapsee Pannu, who will be seen portraying the role of Indian cricket team Captain – Mithali Raj in Viacom 18 Studios’ upcoming film, ‘Shabaash Mithu’ seem to have taken it a bit too seriously! The powerhouse performer’s obsession for cricket was observed recently on the sets of her upcoming movie, ‘Blurr’, where she was spotted playing the game!
In her latest picture that surfaced on social media, Taapsee is seen holding a cricket bat, which has resulted into a fun banter between the two production houses – Zee Studios and Viacom 18 Studios on the social media. We tell you how! While Zee Studios have tagged Viacom 18 Studios on Taapsee’s picture mentioning, “Your Captain (referring to the actress) won’t stop playing on set #Blurr #ShabaashMithu”, the later responded to it saying “Practice makes perfect #Blurr #ShabaashMithu”.
Taking the fun banter ahead, Zee Studios even went on to challenge Viacom 18 for a cricket match as they wrote, “Let’s see how perfect? Ek match ho jaaye? #Blurr #ShabaashMithu”. Accepting the challenge, Viacom 18 responded, “Hahaha, Sure. Our captain is in great form! #Blurr #ShabaashMithu” to which Zee Studios wrote, “Lekin dono teams ki captain toh same hai! #Blurr #ShabaashMithu”.
Taapsee, who is known for her fun Twitter banter with her costar, Akshay Kumar during ‘Mission Mangal’, ended the conversation on a hilarious note, mentioning, “Hahaha don’t worry, will score wins for both teams! 💪 #Blurr #ShabaashMithu”. So much for the passion of cricket!
Written by Pawan Sony and Ajay Bahl, Zee Studios, Taapsee Pannu’s Outsider Films and Echelon Productions’ ‘Blurr’ is a psychological thriller that will have you on the edge of your seats. Viacom 18 Studios’ ‘Shabaash Mithu’ is a biopic of Indian cricket team Captain Mithali Raj, to be portrayed by Taapsee Pannu and directed by Srijit Mukherji.