Mumbai: Actor and model Niyanta Acharya, who is known for her intensity mirrored by vulnerability, has lured a massive presence on Instagram with her scintillating photos. She is all set to enter Bollywood with prominent director Anurag Kashyap.
As a model signed by Bella Agency in Los Angeles, Niyanta has had an opportunity to work with numerous brands. She’s also had a substantial part in indie films such as Breaking Tradition, The Night Before and Girl in the Mirror. She is all set to take on her first Bollywood project.
Sources say, “Anurag Kashyap for his upcoming movie wanted a new face to fit in for a lead character and nobody better than Niyanta could fit in the role.”
When asked about the same Niyanta stated, “I’ve been a big fan of Anurag Kashyap ever since I stumbled across ‘Sacred Games’ on Netflix. His ability to portray the truth on screen, no matter how discomforting, sets him and his work apart. And of course, as an actor, I find his work riveting.”
Anurag Kashyap will be confirming the above details and announcing the name of the film in November. The untitled movie will begin shooting in February of 2019 with Niyanta Acharya playing the key role.