Sonakshi Sinha brushes up her skills for upcoming film


In her next film, Lootera, Sonakshi Sinha plays a zamindar’s (land owner) daughter, who has been sent to Shantiniketan. She’s a painter and writer who enjoys the finer things in life. Now we’ve heard that for the film, she’s wielding the paintbrush too.

Sonakshi is apparently a trained artist, who learnt painting during her college days. A source close to the film reveals, “It’s been very long since she painted, so before starting work on the film, she practised a lot at home to brush up on her skills.”

Director Vikramaditya Motwane was keen that the actor gets the body language of a painter right. There’s even a scene where she teaches co-star Ranveer Singh to paint. The source adds, “It’s painting and the passion for it that gets the two