Parineeti Chopra Talks About Getting Into Skin Of Her ‘The Girl On The Train’ Character, Says ‘It Broke Me, Several Times’

These days Parineeti Chopra has been gearing up for the release of her upcoming thriller film which has been titled The Girl On The Train. In This Netflix original, the actor will be seen in a never-seen-before avatar as an alcoholic divorcee. She gets involved in a missing person investigation & uncovers deeper secrets. The trailer for The Girl On The Train got released on Wednesday & we could witness people lauding it on social media handles.

Parineeti Chopra

Talking about the same, Chopra stated:

“I’m humbled with the response that I have been getting for my work in The Girl On The Train. I have given my blood, sweat and tears and tapped into the innermost traumatic memories of my life to bring this character to life. I don’t remember how many times I broke down on the sets because I was harnessing memories that I have purposely buried deep inside my mind and heart.”

Parineeti shared the fact that she confronted the painful chapters of her own life while getting into the skin of her character and said:

“I never wanted to see those incidents and issues again but I had to for this film. After reading the film’s insanely brilliant script, I realized that to be able to pull off this character, I will have to reach deep within the crevasses of my buried past and confront a lot of pain of my personal life, to show this girl’s (Mira) character and journey effectively and authentically on screen.”

“This film has taken me to hell and back because it was not easy to constantly think about my past and constantly keep me on edge all the time before doing a shot that was so intensely charged both physically and emotionally. It broke me, several times.”, She went on to say!

Ribhu Dasgupta gas directed this film which also casts Aditi Rao Hydari, Kirti Kulhari & Avinash Tiwary in the pivotal roles. The movie is set to stream on Netflix from 26th February, 2021.

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