Kal Penn to star as Anna Nicole Smith's pain-medication doctor Sandeep Kapoor ... trends now

Kal Penn to star as Anna Nicole Smith's pain-medication doctor Sandeep Kapoor ... trends now
Kal Penn to star as Anna Nicole Smith's pain-medication doctor Sandeep Kapoor ... trends now

Kal Penn to star as Anna Nicole Smith's pain-medication doctor Sandeep Kapoor ... trends now

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Kal Penn will star as Anna Nicole Smith's pain-medication doctor, Dr. Sandeep Kapoor, in the upcoming biographical drama feature Trust Me, I'm a Doctor.

The news about the 46-year-old actor was revealed by Variety, and it was also reported that the feature would be based on Kapoor's book of the same name, which was published in 2017.

The star of the Harold & Kumar franchise will also serve as one of the upcoming project's executive producers. 

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor will take place during the final days of the troubled model, who passed away in 2007 due to the effects of combined drug intoxication at the age of 39.

Smith had become infamous after she married 89-year-old oil baron J. Howard Marshall in 1994, at just 26, after meeting at a strip club.

Kal Penn will star as Anna Nicole Smith 's pain-medication doctor, Dr. Sandeep Kapoor, in the upcoming biographical drama feature Trust Me, I'm a Doctor; seen in 2022

The news about the 46-year-old actor was revealed by Variety , and it was also reported that the feature would be based on Kapoor's book of the same name, which was published in 2017; the doctor is seen in 2014

Kal Penn will star as Anna Nicole Smith 's pain-medication doctor, Dr. Sandeep Kapoor, in the upcoming biographical drama feature Trust Me, I'm a Doctor; seen in 2022

The businessman went on to pass away after just 14 months of marriage, and the legal battle concerning his fortune stretched all the way to the Supreme Court.

The model had also developed issues with substance abuse at the time, and Kapoor was implicated in her wrongful death trials following her passing.

The doctor was also accused of prescribing Smith with addictive medications in the years prior

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