Panga: Kangana putting weight to look a wrestler


NEW DELHI: Over the years, we have seen Kangana Ranaut go the extra mile for her film roles. The actress has honed new skills, learnt to wield a sword, taken on new looks and much more. It is no wonder then that the actress, who is set to play an athlete in Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s next, ‘Panga’, will reportedly pack on the ponds, to do justice to her role.

According to reports doing the rounds online, the petite actress will reportedly gain 10 kgs to best resemble a kabaddi player.

She has been put on a high calorie and protein diet to match a professional athlete’s build. However, don’t expect her to only gorge on yummy treats, Kangana will also reportedly incorporate weight training exercises as well. The star will also train in the sport in order to look like a professional on-screen.

In an interview, the director revealed that ‘Panga’narrates a story reaffirming that a family that laughs, cries, dreams together, is a solid support system and makes everything seem possible even in the face of adversity. ‘Panga’ that also stars Jassie Gill and Neena Gupta is scheduled for a 2019 release.