The producer, writer and the actress of ‘Chocolate’, Poojana Pradhan has expressed her frustration in Facebook after the movie failed to attract enough viewers. The debut movie of Poojana as a producer was made on the story of street children was released in theatre on Friday, December 4. Poojana had been supporting orphan children in her home and was also involved in Jayasangat movement. She had written the story based on her experience with the children and had high hopes from the movie.
In a Facebook post Poojana wrote, “‘Chocolate’ flopped because you didn’t watch it.” She had claimed that she has written a very good story and she had good intentions from the movies, but she didn’t get the support from the viewers. She has also told that the status is the last status she will update in Facebook.
‘Chocolate’ is the debut movie the director Nirmal Sharma. Known as ‘Gaida’ in popular comedy serial ‘Tito Satya’, Nirmal has also directed another upcoming movie ‘Bracelet’. In a Facebook post, Nirmal has written, “Hold on, god knows what he is doing!”
Poojana had told that she will donate all the money collected from the movie to orphan children. The movie had received wide media coverage and the film team had also visited various places for the promotion of the movie.
Nirmal and Poojana had asked almost every known artists to talk about the movie and ask viewers to watch the movie. Some of the artists who had asked people to watch the movie include Rekha Thapa, Bhuwan KC, Shiva Shrestha, Garima Pant, Jharana Thapa, Madan Krishna Shrestha, Hari Bamsha Acharya, Jiwan Luitel, Raj Ballav Koirala, Rama Singh, Nikhil Upreti, Anmol KC and leaders like Jhala Nath Khanal, music artists and other people.