Aussie model Kristina Akheeva learns Hindi for Bollywood movie

8 January 2013 / 3 years 9 months ago

Source: NDTV MoviesPhotos: NDTV, TNP, EF AppliancesAustralian model-turned-actress Kristina Akheeva, who is making her Bollywood debut with Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, brushed up her Hindi-speaking skills during the film's shooting. She feels it will help her in the long run."I am indeed taking my career in Bollywood very seriously and I think that the language plays a very important role. Hence, I am brushing up my Hindi skills," Kristina said in a statement.Kristina, who has been paired with Sunny Deol in the film, recently wrapped up a three-month-long schedule for the movie.According to sources, the cast and crew of Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 helped Kristina brush up her skills too.The romantic comedy, a sequel to the 2011 film Yamla Pagla Deewana, has been directed by Sangeeth Sivan.Kristina had a very rewarding experience shooting in London with the Deols - Dharmendra, Sunny and Bobby - and now she is considering new projects that are coming her way.In Yamla Pagla Deewana, Australian actress Emma Brown Garrett had featured opposite Sunny.

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