Actress Sonakshi Sinha is a part of the remake of the suspense thriller, ' Ittefaq' of 1969. The actress says she doesnt look at the film as a remake but says for her it's more like a fresh film though the name may be coinciding with the older film.
Sonakshi Sinha said she has not seen the old ' Ittefaq ' so it's a new experience to do this film and went on to say, the recent generation audience may also have not seen the original ' Ittefaq '. The film has been re-written and has adapted the script that fits in today's scenario and time.
The 1969 classic film was directed by late filmmaker Yash Chopra, starring Rajesh Khanna, Nanda and Madan Puri in the key roles .The new film 'Ittefaq' will see Sonakshi Sinha portraying a role of a strong woman and steps into the role of Nanda in the earlier film. The woman oriented film has a star cast of Sidharth Malhotra along with Sonakshi Sinha .
The film is helmed by Abhay Chopra , the grandson of late B R Chopra who had produced the original film.