Sonakshi Sinha is happy to step into the shoes of a small town girl in movie Khandani Shafakhana

Actress Sonakshi Sinha is very happy about her role in her upcoming film which has only recently got a title and release date. Directed by Shilpi Dasgupta, the film is titled Khandani Shafakhana and is scheduled to release on July 26.

She said: “I am extremely happy to be part of this film which is so close to the world around us, to step into the shoes of a small town girl, and face the hilarious, madcap challenges thrown at her. Full of flavour, fun and emotions.”

Based in Hoshiarpur, the film features Sonakshi as a happy-go-lucky Punjabi girl who adores her family and will go to any length to see them happy even if it means not living her dreams.

The film also features actor Varun Sharma and rapper Badshah. Other than Khandaani Shafakhana, Sonakshi Sinha has two more upcoming movies in her kitty.  Dabangg 3 in which she is cast opposite Salman Khan is set to release at the end of this year. Mission Mangal is set to release on August 16, 2019, and it is a real-life story of Indian Space Research Organization Mars Orbiter Mission. She is cast opposite Akshay Kumar in this movie.