Nimrat to play lawyer in the biopic on Azharuddin

Nimrat Kaur who made it big with her role in “The Lunchbox” is now all set to play the role of a lawyer in Antony D’souza’s movie which is a biopic on the cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin. Nimrat Kaur who started her career as a print model in Mumbai and then entered theaters, is now the most sought after actress of Bollywood.


After appearing in small roles in many films she worked in Anurag Kashyap’s “Peddlers” which was screened at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival and then she worked in “The Lunchbox” with Irfan Khan which was screened at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. She was greatly appreciated for her role in the movie.

Her upcoming movie, the biopic on Azharuddin has Emraan Hashmi in the lead role. Though all the characters of the film are real, her character is fictitious but it takes the story forward. Prachi Desai will be seen playing the role of the first wife of the cricketer, Naureen. And the actress for the role of the second wife hasn’t been decided yet.