Mumbai: Ever since the poster of Vikram Bhatt’s ‘Hate Story’ has been unveiled, it has raised quite a few eyebrows for its bold look. The poster features a girl’s bare back and many are curious to know the identity of the girl.
According to sources, the bare sexy back in the poster of ‘Hate Story’ belongs to Bengali actress Paoli Dam. The actress, who is known for her bold avatar in Kolkata film industry, is making her debut in Hindi films in Bhatt’s film.
Speaking to a tabloid, Paoli admitted that she couldn’t have asked for a better break. “ It is a kind of character that I have never portrayed and it is a very bold script," she said.
Paoli made her debut in Bengali films in 2006 and has worked with award winning directors like Gautam Ghose and Rituparno Ghosh but came into the limelight because of her nude scene in a film called ‘Chatrak’. The film which was screen at the Cannes film festival last year, gave Paoli the tag of a bold actress.
"As an actor, I have no inhibitions. I watch a lot of bold movies.. the way I have been brought up, the kind of cinema I have been exposed to … I don`t think I should have a problem with my body.. I have done a lot of bold movies.. End of the day, it is about the mindset," Paoli said.
For Bhat’s film Paoli had to shed weight and admits that she is thrilled with the feedback that her bare back has got.
While in Bengal, Paoli has already established herself and got her self the title of a sexy actress, one has to wait and watch if she gives the Bipasha Basus, Mallika Sherawats, Sunny Leones a run for their money up north.