Controversial Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty has been in the limelight since the passing of actor Sushant Singh Rajput who died last year.
Rhea was shooting for the movie ‘Chehre’ at that time, the film also features Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi in crucial roles. The film was slated to release on April 9 but got postponed due to the second wave of COVID-19.
In an interview with Bollywood Hungama, director Rumi Jaffery has opened up about Rhea’s role in the film that Rhea has a small role in the movie and those who want to watch it in the hope of seeing her in a big role will be disappointed.
“To be honest, she doesn’t have that much to do in Chehre. So those who go to see my film in the hope of getting a good look at Rhea are in for a disappointment,” Rumi was quoted as saying. He also asserted that Rhea would not be a part of the promotions as she is still trying to get out of her trauma.
Rhea celebrated her 29th birthday last week. The actor was not active on social media on her birthday. However, she returned a day later to share a note, expressing her gratitude towards those who wished her. “Thank you for all your amazing birthday wishes and love, your love is healing .. keep it coming (sic),” she had said.
In June 2020, after the death of her boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput, Rhea was accused of abetment to suicide and money laundering by his father, KK Singh. After an FIR was filed against her in Bihar, and the investigation was transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Rhea as well as her family members were questioned. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) were also involved in the investigation, probing the money laundering and drugs angles and for that, she spent close to a month in jail in a drug-related case.