Richa Chadda seems to join the bandwagon of female actors who turned producers in Bollywood. Earlier, actors such as Lara Dutta, Juhi Chawla and Anushka Sharma have also produced films. Recently, The 27 year old actor , who has received applause for movies like Gangs Of Wasseypur I and II (2012) and Masaan (2015), now is all geared up to produce a Punjabi Film called “Khoon Aali Chithi — a short film based on the terrorism in the 1980s and 1990s due to the Khalistan movement in Punjab”.
The actor will also present the film. “I’m glad that I could come on board as the producer for this project. It’s an amazing and powerful Punjabi short film. I really hope that we will be able to find great space for it at film festivals in the coming year,” says Richa, who is gearing up for the release of her next Hindi film, Sarbjit, directed by Omung Kumar, reports HT.
“The film title Khoon Aali Chithhi means “ letters in blood” ,which is being directed by Rupinder Singh. The film has already been selected for the International Film Festival of South Asia in Toronto. She will not only be producing the film but also presenting the film. We are happy and glad that Richa has not just supported the film financially, but has also given a lot of creative inputs,” says a source from the production.