For Ramin Bahrani’s The White Tiger’, people have been waiting for a long time as it features Rajkummar Rao and Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Both of them have been featured together for the first time in this movie. Now, first look of the movie has been released and it has definitely raised a lot of excitement among the people. In the movie, Rajkummar Rao is playing the role of a rich businessman and Priyanka Chopra Jonas is his American wife.
Digital release of the Netflix movie is scheduled in December. Contemporary India is used as the backdrop of the movie. Story of the movie revolves around a young man that has entrepreneurial instinct called Balram Halwai. The character has been played by Adarsh Gourav. In the beginning, he has been a tea shop owner. However, he has turned into a driver now and been working for the Rao’s family.
In the first look of The White Tiger, Priyaka Chopra Jonas has been seen talking to the character of Adarsh Gourav. There is another picture where Rajkummar Rao is having an intense chat with the same person as well. There is also a picture when Adarsh can be seen in a suit after his transformation.
Talking about the story of The White Tiger, director Bahrani has said “I remember reading early versions of The White Tiger years before he finished it. I thought it was amazing. I always wanted to make a film of it. I’m grateful he trusted me to do it.” If you are not aware of the fact then we must tell you that the movie is based on Man Booker Prize winner Aravind Adiga’s bestselling book ‘The White Tiger’
For this movie, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has turned into a producer as well. Talking about it, Priyanka has said “It really, really affected me.” Later on, she has also said “She comes in with this completely different perspective of life as it is in a developing country. That was really interesting for me to play, considering I’m an Indian…… In my work in the U.S., I haven’t done a dramatic part like that. So that was very exciting to me.”