Mumbai: Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, who is playing a visually challenged girl in the forthcoming film ‘Lafangey Parindey’, says her character in the film is very strong and doesn`t give up on her talent and receives due recognition from a talent show named `India`s Got Talent` in the film.
Talking about her character in the movie, Deepika said: "Pinky is very clear about one thing - she wants to win in life and she chooses to do this through her talent. She has the hunger to reach the stars notwithstanding her limitation of being blind. She has what it takes to win at a platform like `India’s Got Talent` and decides to go for it."
Yash Raj Films` ‘Lafangey Parindey’, releasing Aug 20, is the story of a group of youngsters living in the back streets of Mumbai. It will see actor Neil Nitin Mukesh playing a boxer who fights blindfolded while Deepika will be seen as a visually challenged girl who can dance on skates.
Meanwhile, the second season of ‘India’s Got Talent’ is beginning Friday on Colors channel.