New Delhi: Actress Diana Penty, who is awaiting the release of her film Lucknow Central, co-starring Farhan Akhtar, shared a video on social media introducing her character in the movie. In the film, the 31-year-old actress features as a NGO worker Gayatri Kashyap. The 30-second clip shows that Gayatri is a headstrong and an adamant woman, who is fighting for the rights of Lucknow Central jail inmate Kishan Mohan Girhotra (Farhan). "Bina agitation ke yeh system badalne wala nahi hai," she says. Gayatri Kashyap forms a band of prisoners from Lucknow Central for a competition that will be held in the jail premises in order to help Kishan escape.
- The clip shows that that Gayatri is a headstrong and an adamant woman
- Gayatri is fighting for the rights of jail inmate Kishan (Farhan)
- Lucknow Central also stars Gippy Grewal and Deepak Dobriyal in key roles
Watch the short clip shared by Diana Penty here:
Lucknow Central has been directed by Ranjit Tiwari and produced by Nikhil Advani. The film also stars Gippy Grewal, Deepak Dobriyal, Ronit Roy, Ravi Kissen and Rajesh Sharma in pivotal roles.
Last month, the trailer of Lucknow Central was unveiled by the makers of the film.
Watch the trailer here:
Earlier, Diana Penty in a statement, said that she instantly agreed to be a part of Lucknow Central, reported news agency PTI.
"I have always wanted to be a part of stories that I feel strongly about and Lucknow Central is one such story. I instantly said yes to it when Nikhil Advani (producer) told me about it," PTI quoted the Cocktail actress as saying.
"Playing a character that holds her own in a film that has some of the finest actors from our industry, makes it even more special for me," she added.
Lucknow Central will release in theatres on September 15.