Bollywood actress Fatima Sana Shaikh is set to focus on her forthcoming film based on the life of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw 'Sam Bahadur' where she will play the role of India's first female Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
Recently, the actress shared a glimpse of her prep sessions for the movie with director Meghna Gulzar on her social media. In her caption, she wrote, "Sinking my teeth in #SamBahadur @meghnagulzar"
Fatima had earlier revealed that she is watching former prime minister late Indira Gandhi's interviews and reading a lot of material on her. She had also said that though all this won't be shown on screen but it is really interesting to learn about eminent figures who have changed history.
On the film front, film 'Dangal' actress Fatima is presently working in Taapsee Pannu's production 'Dhak Dhak' along with Dia Mirza, Ratna Pathak and Sanjana Sanghi.