Television and Bollywood actress Divyajyotee Sharma attended the launch of her next film “Chalk N Duster”. The launch saw a star studded line of Juhi Chawla, Divya Dutta, Aarya Babbar, Upasna Singh, Sameer Soni, Adi Irani, Gavie Chahal.
In an exclusive interaction with the media the actress shared her experience working with the pioneers of the film industry. Divyajyotee Sharma who has already made a significant mark in Television & Bollywood Industry gears up to share the screen space with legends like- Juhi Chawla, Shabana Azmi, Divya Dutta and many more in her upcoming film Chalk N Duster. “It was a life time experience for me to work with so many legends in one film. Initially I thought it will be difficult but the way everyone treated me on the sets was overwhelming. The biggest advantage of working with pioneers of our industry is that you go really deep in the craft of acting and understand the fine nuances of the character you are portraying on screen. It was a dream cast for me” says Divya.
Offering a slew of variety of roles in her career, Divyajyotee Sharma prepares to triumph upon the hearts of the audience with her role of an elderly Christian teacher- Mrs. Pinto in the film “Chalk N Duster”. Talking about her role, Divya proclaims “I am playing the role of a Christian teacher in the film. It was a challenge for me because I am playing a role more than my age, adapting to that was a task for me but I overcame the challenge.
Besides Juhi Chawla, Shabana Azmi, Rishi Kapoor, Divya Dutta in prominent roles, the film also stars Jackie Shroff, Zarina Wahab, Arya Babbar, Upasana Singh, Ritu Shivpuri, Samir Soni and Girish Karnad. This film is all about teacher and student’s communication. It highlights the problem of teachers and students where teaching way in the education system is changing day by day.
Film Chalk n Duster produced by S3 Creations is written by Ranjeev Varma and directed by Jayant Gilatar. The music is composed by Sandesh Shandilya, while the lyrics for the film are penned by the seasoned Javed Akhtar. The movie is produced by Subhash Singh and Sonali Singh under the 3S Creations banner. The movie is co-produced by Amin Surani. The film slated to release in December, 2015.