New Delhi: Uma Thruman's performance in Quentin Tarantino's 'Kill Bill' was so gripping that it's difficult to even imagine another actress in the same role. Her action sequences in the film were so much emotion filled that they looked more like poetry on the celluloid than a tale of blood and gore.
Therefore a spontaneous question raised its head when some media reports described Priyanka Chopra as Uma Thurman's Indian counterpart.
Most of these reports seemed to be based on the praise showered on Priyanka Chopra by fellow actors and directors. Without doubt, Priyanka is one of the better choices among Bollywood actresses to play an action oriented role but does this make her a good action heroine?
So far she has done three movies where she had to feature in so called daredevil stunts, out of which 'Asambhav' (2004) focussed chiefly on Arjun Rampal. Whenever Priyanka appeared on the screen, it looked more like a helping hand to Rampal....more
04:50 PM, Dec 13, 2011