Sushmita Sen to play transwoman Gauri Sawant in biopic Taali, says 'proud and grateful'
Actor Sushmita Sen took to her Instagram handle and shared the first look of her upcoming film Taali on Thursday. Taali is the biopic of transwoman Gauri Sawant. She wore a red green saree with a big round maroon bindi on her forehead. Actor, sister-in-law Charu Asopa wrote, “Wowww… First look is awesome.. so proud of you didi. She has been featured in Vicks ad as a transgender mother who raised an orphaned girl to break the stereotypical representation of third gender. She raised money to build houses for sex workers near Kharghar with the amount she won with the help of Kaun Banega Crorepati in season 9. Source: Hindustan Times