On Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s birthday that falls on 24th February, teaser from his upcoming movie Gangubai Kathiawadi starring Alia Bhatt has released. Few hours back, new poster from the movie has been revealed also. During the time, release date of the movie has been announced too. In this movie, Alia Bhatt is expected to be seen in the titular role. In the poster, Alia Bhatt has been seen in an intriguing pose. Raazi actor has worn an ethnic wear in green on the occasion. Hair is tied in a long braid with a veil over the head. Showcasing her authority, Alia has kept her leg over the chair with an intense look on face and minimal smile.
Uploading the poster, Alia has announced the release date. She has written “In cinemas 30th July 2021. @Bhansaliproductions @jayantilalgadaofficial @penmovies @prerna_singh6.”
Gangubai Kathiawadi is going to be 10th directorial of Bajirao Mastani fame director Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Talking about the movie, it has been written, “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.”
Based on the Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai, script of the movie Gangubai Kathiawadi has been written. In this movie, Alia is expected to be seen in a completely different role as a brothel owner as well as matriarch.
Teaser has shown a strong Alia Bhatt that does not want to be bogged down by anyone whether it is politician, police or an agent. Therefore, Gangu aka Alia takes the political route also in order to become all powerful. She is really portrayed as the Queen of Kamatipura.
In order to get a grip of the character, Alia has really worked hard. For the movie Gangubai Kathiawadi, she has taken lessons of Marathi and Hindi also.
Post lockdown, Alia has been really busy with the back to back shoot of her movies. Earlier, release of the movie Gangubai Kathiawadi has been scheduled during September, 2020. However, it has been postponed due to the pandemic. For the first time, Alia Bhatt and Sanjay Leela Bhansali are going to collaborate in this movie.