Actor Tapsee Pannu is back to star as an actress in Rashmi Rocket, this time, the plot is beyond her finish line. The makers of the sports drama released the movie trailer on Thursday and it promises the toughest story. Directed by Aakash Khurana, Rashmi Rocket also stars Supriya Pathak, Priyanshu Painuli and Abhishek Banerjee.
Rashmi Rocket revolves around a village girl who wants to represent India at the World Championships. The sprinter may become an inspiration back home, but she soon realized the exploitation faced by female athletes in the name of gender testing under the oldest system in our country. When her body type failed under the traditional feminine cut, she was banned from the sport after declaring ‘not a woman’. Thus begins her struggle with the Athletics Association to regain her dignity and her personal struggle to maintain her identity and return to the race of life.
Wonderful way Taapsee Pannu She came into the character’s skin with a perfect athletic body, mannerisms and on-field action. While Priyanshu Paynuli plays a soldier in love with Rashmi, Abhishek Banerjee plays a lawyer fighting a human rights violation case.
Tapsee Rashmi called the rocket a “different special” film. She said, “I was always approached when the script or director was ready to make a film but a line in this story fell on my lap in Chennai and then became a full-fledged film from there I had never experienced with any other film before. Everyone was very sure about the story from day one. I’m very proud of that. “
Director Aakash Khurana said, “This is a film that covers a lot of ground, it is essentially about the success of the human soul. It also provided an opportunity to address some serious issues while being emotional and gripping. I couldn’t wait for my teeth to sink into it. Now I can’t wait until people see the end result. ”
Rashmi Rocket will premiere on ZEE5 on October 15.