Bhumi Padnekar is one of the best actors in the Hindi Film industry. In the last 5 years or so, she has made a big name for herself and earned the love and respect of the fans through dedication towards each role and consistent performance.
Today, Bhumi Padnekar shared a very emotional and heartfelt post on her Instagram account, on the 5th anniversary of ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’. DLKH truly changed Bhumi Padnekar’s life and made her a household name among the Hindi movie lovers.
Dum Laga Ke Haisha is a tale of school dropout Prem Prakash Tiwari (Ayushmann Khurana) and his overweight wife Sandhya Varma (Bhumi Padnekar). Ayushmann Khurana didn’t like her because of her weight but they eventually fall in love.
It was a very challenging role for Bhumi Padnekar because she gained weight up to 89 kilos for this role. It was a big risk but she pulled it off brilliantly and her life changed from thereon. Her dedication to the character and her acting were praised by one and all.
On the occasion of Dum Laga Ke Haisha’s fifth anniversary, Bhumi Padnekar posted a beautiful message for her fans, co-star Ayushmann Khurana, director and the entire cast and crew of the movie.
“Thank you for changing my life, giving me a film that will forever be cherished and a character that has become a part of me,” Bhumi Padnekar wrote.
Check out her Instagram post, here:
Bhumi Padnekar’s next movie is a horror thriller titled Durgavati, which is being directed by G Ashok. and superstar Akshay Kumar is presenting the film.
In an interview with IANS, Bhumi said that she was excited to be headlining a film for the first time. “It’s a very new narrative and a new story for me. I am carrying the entire film on my shoulders for the first time and really amazing people are associated with this film, so it’s going really well,” she said.