After making many hard hitting films with A-list actresses playing protagonists, Madhur Bhandarkar is all set for his next titled Madamji. The national award winning filmmaker, who is currently busy with Calendar Girls, was to start work on the Priyanka Chopra starrer on November 1 but now we hear that it has been delayed.
Priyanka Chopra who was shooting for Bajirao Mastani had recently tweeted about suffering from conjunctivitis. Though the actress is currently on her way to recovery, her ailment seems to have affected the shoot of the Madhur Bhandarkar directorial too. The spokesperson of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar confirmed the story and mentioned that the shooting has been postponed for a month and will commence from November 30.
Madamji will show the journey and struggles of an item girl who climbs the ladder of success and becomes a prominent politician. The film is said to travel across different cities of India and will be shot in Bhopal, Delhi, Johanpur, Lucknow and Mumbai. While Madhur has worked with Priyanka Chopra in Fashion, he has also explored the subject of politics and its nexus with the crime world previously in the Raveena Tandon starrer Satta.
Also, Priyanka Chopra will turn producer for the first time with Madamji and will be co-producing it with Ram Mirchandani.