Director Rumi Jaffrey is confident that Rhea will bounce back!

Rajasi Nagwekar
·1-min read

Rhea Chakraborty an Indian actress and VJ. She started her career as a VJ on MTV India. She made her acting debut with the 2012 Telugu film Tuneega Tuneega and later appeared in the Hindi film Mere Dad Ki Maruti. Rhea Chakraborty’s Bollywood career took a major hit when Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide in June and his family had filed an abetment of suicide case against her. She was also arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on a drugs-related charge in a case linked to the actor’s death. Later she was released on the bail.
Director Rumi Jaffery revealed whether he is planning to go ahead with the project. Jaffery revealed that he is not even thinking of the film anymore. Director Rumi Jaffrey is optimistic that actor Rhea Chakraborty will soon return to the big screen after putting the bitterness of past year behind her. Speaking to the portal, Jaffery said, “We were supposed to start the film by mid-2020. The year was so terrible that I am not thinking of the film anymore.”
In a recent interview, Jaffery said that he witnessed a change within Rhea. “She was withdrawn and quiet. Didn’t speak much. Can’t blame her after what she has gone through. Let the heat and dust settle down. I’m sure Rhea will have a lot to say. It has been a traumatic year for her,” he told.
However, the director now has his eyes on his upcoming film Chehre starring Amitab Bachchan, Emraan Hashmi and Rhea Chakraborty. The film is set to release in theatres this year.