Today on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s birthday the filmmaker unveiled the teaser and release date of his much-awaited upcoming movie Gangubai Kathiawadi.
Story of Gangubai Kathiawadi who was pushed into prostitution at an early age. It is a biographical film by filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The lead character is played by Alia Bhatt. The movie is based on a chapter of Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai about Gangubai Kathiawadi, born in Gujarat, the madam of a brothel in Kamathipura, and a very powerful; women of the ’60s. She was also involved in selling drugs and murders. She owned a black Bently as well.
The other cast of the movie includes Shantanu Maheshwari, Vijay Raaz, Rohit Sukhwani, Seema Pahwa, Ajay Devgan, Vikrant Massey, Emraan Hashmi, and Huma Qureshi. The release date of the movie was announced as 14th September 2020 but the movie is delayed due to Covid 19 pandemic. It has now been fixed for 30th July 2021.
The trailer has been well received on social media and shows Alia in a powerful role.