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Priyanka Chopra joins team of Oscar-nominated film To Kill A Tiger 

Update : 25 Feb 2024, 20:49

Priyanka Chopra has been impressing fans across the globe with her craft, and as a global celebrity, she has been lending her name to projects that matter. Now, Priyanka has joined the team of Oscar-nominated documentary To Kill A Tiger as an executive producer, as per Deadline. The Nisha Pahuja film follows a father’s fight for justice after his 13-year-old daughter is sexually assaulted by three of their relatives. The report also stated that the film will release on Netflix. Dev Patel, Mindy Kaling have also joined as executive producers.

Sharing this on social media, Priyanka mentioned that she was moved by this film when she first saw it in Toronto in 2022. She shared, “I’m so proud to join the incredible team of the Academy Award-nominated documentary To Kill A Tiger, and to announce that Netflix has acquired the global distribution rights to this powerful feature directed by Nisha Pahuja. 

When I first watched this film in 2022, I was immediately captivated by its poignant narrative, depicting a father’s valiant struggle within the judicial system to secure justice for his daughter. This project serves as a testament to the boundless love and unyielding determination of a devoted father for his cherished daughter.” 

She further wrote, “This hard-hitting piece of art also really hits home on so many levels, but I was born in the state of Jharkhand (where the survivor and her father are from), and as the daughter of a father that was my forever champion…I was moved to pieces. I cannot wait for audiences around the world to discover this moving story.” 

To Kill A Tiger has received a nomination in the Best Documentary Feature category at the Academy Awards. Across various film festivals around the globe, the film has received 24 awards.

Priyanka was last seen in the widely hyped Amazon Prime Video series Citadel. The actor is set to star with Idris Elba and John Cena in Heads of State. She will also be seen in Russo Brothers’ film The Bluff. She has been announced as one of the stars of Farhan Akhtar’s Jee Le Zaraa, also starring Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt. Source: indianexpress

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