Vidya Balan marks 14 years of her debut film Parineeta with a throwback video; Watch

The 2005 film directed by Pradeep Sarkar saw Vidya in her debut Hindi role and the actress went on to win awards for her performance.
News,vidya balan,parineetaVidya went on to win awards for her debut performance and today marked 14 years since the release of the film.
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Vidya Balan won hearts in the 2017 comedy drama flick Tumhari Sulu and while her fans patiently wait for her next film to hit the screens, the actress took to Instagram on Monday to share a throwback video from the sets of her Hindi debut film Parineeta. The 2005 film directed by Pradeep Sarkar is considered to be one of the most romantic and soulful movies made in Bollywood. Vidya went on to win awards for her debut performance and today marked 14 years since the release of the film. 

Sharing a video with one of the assistant directors and a dear friend, Vidya wrote, "#Throwback .... With one of #Dada’s urf @pradeepsarkar ‘s assistants & a friend @pavitrsaith after my last shot in #Parineeta. Incidentally this was the friend i was attending the #Enrique concert with when i got the call from #VinodChopra to tell me ‘You are our Parineeta‘!" 

Vidya further added, "We are hardly in touch anymore but such precious memories...Thank you @pavitrsaith and all those i shared this special ‘ once in a lifetime ‘ experience with @subarna_ray_chaudhuri @sohini_paula @raimasen!! #14yearstoParineeta #FirstFilm @vinodchoprafilms." Check out Vidya's post below: 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

#Throwback .... With one of #Dada’s urf @pradeepsarkar ‘s assistants & a friend @pavitrsaith after my last shot in #Parineeta. Incidentally this was the friend i was attending the #Enrique concert with when i got the call from #VinodChopra to tell me ‘ You are our Parineeta ‘ ! We are hardly in touch anymore but such precious memories...Thank you @pavitrsaith and all those i shared this special ‘ once in a lifetime ‘ experience with @subarna_ray_chaudhuri @sohini_paula @raimasen !! #14yearstoParineeta #FirstFilm @vinodchoprafilms @anupama.chopra #Kolkata #SaratChandraChattopadhyay #DreamsDoComeTrue #LivingMyDreamEveryday #NewBeginings #Gratitude #ILoveCinema #ILoveFilms #ILiveFilms #10June2005

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Vidya Balan had earlier revealed that she kept giving screen tests for six months and finally bagged the film after an extensive round of auditions. The actress was recommended by the film's director as he had already worked with Vidya in three music videos earlier. 

Vidya will next be seen in Mission Mangal along with Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha and Taapsee Pannu. She also has Shakuntala Devi biopic in the pipeline. 

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