Through the years, Sunny Leone has open about her past on various mediums like news articles, interviews etc. But Karenjit Kaur – The Untold Story of Sunny Leone, her official biopic series is by far the most descriptive look into her life. Throughout the series, she reveals her deepest, darkest secrets and other struggles in life. Through the biopic, director Aditya Datt tries to perfectly capture Sunny’s journey from an adult film star to an iconic Bollywood mainstream artist.
The series catches the viewers off guard with its frankness and sets the right tone, from the start. The story of Sunny’s life and her transformation portrayed in Karenjit Kaur – The Untold Story of Sunny Leone makes it one of the must-watch biopics. The first season focuses majorly on her tough yet inspiring childhood experiences. In terms of narrative structure too, there was a perfect balance between her present life and the flashbacks shown.
Such was the engagement with viewers that many of us found 10 episodes to be barely enough to know about her story and are eagerly waiting for the launch of season 2. The upcoming season is sure to dig deep into the character.
Surprisingly enough, Bollywood has received the biopic in exactly the same way as it was meant to be taken. They simply loved it. Below are some tweets by famous Bollywood and web personalities who shared their thoughts about this hit series.
- “Can’t wait to watch @SunnyLeone. Especially love the cries of the crumbling patriarchy and bigotry I can hear in the background. Nice touch Karenjit Kaur 👑❤” – Lilly Singh
- “Check this one guys. @SunnyLeone like never before!! Congrats @adidatt on helming this awe-inspiring web series about #karenjitkaur.” – Emraan Hashmi
- “@SunnyLeone’s biopic #KarenjitKaur is on in full swing!” – MissMalini
- “It looks amazing! Best of luck @SunnyLeone and the whole #karenjitkau team.” – Rannvijay Singh
- “Glad to note the positive response received by @ZEE5India’s latest original show #KarenjitKaur! The true story of @SunnyLeone which was known to few, till this show was released on the platform!” – Amit Goenka
- “It looks amazing! Can’t wait to watch your story!! Much love @SunnyLeone” – Sophie Choudry
- “@SunnyLeone the documentary looks sharp. The world needs to know the sweet and humble lady you are didi. All the best. Big wishes.” – RaftaaR
- “Chapter 2 begins! This time @SunnyLeone is more bold & strong as ‘Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone’ – Season 2” – Siddharth Kannan
- “Sunny Leone’s Biopic ‘Karenjit Kaur’ Is Back For Season 2 & The Trailer Is Dramatic AF!” – POPxoDaily
- “Karenjit Kaur 2 Trailer: An Emotional Ride Showcasing Sunny Leone’s Struggles & Rise To Fame” – Filmibeat.com
The Season 2 which is set to premiere on 18th September 2018 is already gaining great attention. Every 20-minute episode covers a part of Sunny’s life, going back and forth between Karenjit and Sunny. Sunny Leone is definitely uninhibited and fearless as she progresses to tell the tale of her life.
Going by the trailer, season 2 is set to show the life of Sunny in the adult industry and all the experiences related to it. There are glimpses of Sunny bonding again with her family as they accept her wholeheartedly. Another major feature of the Season 2 will be her relationship with Daniel Weber and their marriage.
The web series is as fascinating and graceful as Sunny Leone herself. Her brave attempt to show the woman behind the adult star is definitely something all fans are waiting for.