The director who shares a vision that’s larger than life is celebrating his birthday today and as a return gift to his fans, he shared the never seen before look of his actress Alia Bhatt from the upcoming Gangubai Kathiawadi. The new poster of the film was just released ahead of the teaser launch and it features Alia as the ultimate boss lady. The stunning actress is seen dressed in an ethnic look as she comfortably sits upon the throne and reigns supreme as the infamous Mafia queen.
The team at Bhansali Production tweeted this picture along with the perfect caption that read, “Fiery and feisty, she’s ready to reign! Celebrating the man, his vision, and 10th directorial, #GangubaiKathiawadi. Teaser out today. In cinemas on 30th July 2021.” Gangubai Kathiawadi is based on a chapter from Hussain Zaidi’s book, Mafia Queens of Mumbai that is about a woman named, Gangubai Kothewali. The film will feature Alia in a role that she has never essayed before and we can already understand the sentiment of her fans! They’re definitely over the moon. We know we are too!
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As per sources. the film also features Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, and Huma Qureshi in cameo performances. The shoot of the film was stalled until a few months back due to the pandemic but resumed with a bang. The film is based on the story of a young girl who falls into the trap of prostitution after she’s sold by her lover and it then follows how she ends up reigning supreme as one of the infamous madams of a brothel in Kamathipura. The elaborate sets of the film had been erected in the city for the shoot. The film is now all set to hit the silver screens on July 30, 2021! How excited are you on a scale of 1-10? Tell us in the comments below!
Image source: Alia Bhatt Instagram feed