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TV9 - Vidya Balan Dirty Plan For "The Dirty Picture" Promotions..............! Bollywood actress Vidya Balan has been cast in the role of Ms. Smitha, who shot to fame in the 1980s thanks to her dance performances and racy roles, to recreate the magic of that era. Known for her star roles in movies such as "Reshma ki Jawani" (Reshma's Youth), she was a sex symbol in South India. (You can see a poster of this and other 1980s Indian erotic movies here.) Although the actress died when she was only 36, she had already performed in over 450 films by then. "The Dirty Picture," directed by Milan Luthria and produced by Shobha and Ekta Kapoor, will be released Dec. 2, the birth anniversary of Ms. Smitha. The male actors in the movie include Tusshar Kapoor, Emraan Hashmi and Naseeruddin Shah, who are cast respectively as the man who loved her, hated her and lusted over her. The social networking site Twitter is already abuzz with people commenting on the movie months ahead of its release. While most users felt that Ms. Balan seems perfect for the role, some felt that she would never be able to do justice to Ms. Smitha. Bollywood stars were also showering praise on the actress and the movie. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt called the movie a "sure winner." Actress Sonam Kapoor was more explicit: "Ohmigod just say the promo of dirty picture. Vidya balan I bow down to you. You are bold provocative and brilliant." Tv9, Bollywood, Emraan Hashmi, Movies, Naseeruddin Shah, Silk Smitha, The ...