The film also stars Aditi Rao, Kirti Kulhari and introduces British star Sammy Jonas Heaney. While some are lauding her killer expressions which stole our heart in the 20 second video, others are referring to The Girl on the Train as Parineeti's comeback.
Chopra, who was last seen in Jabariya Jodi, was thrilled to step into the shoes of actor Emily Blunt for The Girl On The Train.
The movie was as a effect of launch theatrically in Could 2020, till the unfold of the coronavirus pandemic cancelled these plans. The story revolves around an alcoholic divorcee (played by Parineeti Chopra), who had suffered abuse and gets embroiled in a murder mystery. One day, she notices something out of the ordinary during her daily commute that shocks her. The movie follows her journey as she tries to unravel the reality.
The makers have come out with the teaser in which Chopra is seen going through a series of events that leave her physically and mentally scarred.
Speaking to the publication, Dasgupta said that he always wanted to explore the genre and that there is plenty to relate in terms of emotions and mysteries that he was able to delve into in the thriller. The film was postponed several times because of the coronavirus induced lockdown and now, the makes have zeroed in on February 26 as the release date. "(I) Hope the audience will be as excited watching The Girl On The Train as I was making it", he added. "We are very excited about this suspense thriller, Ribhu's directorial sensibilities and the extremely talented cast", said Shibasish Sarkar, Group Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Entertainment. "This riveting homicide thriller is a superb addition to the unimaginable and numerous number of movies on Netflix throughout many languages". The film has been produced by Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies.