Lots of biopics are being made in Bollywood at the moment. It looks like an ongoing trend. Through these movies, stories of personalities are told that may have been lost otherwise. It is important for the people to know these stories. Following to the look release of the movie poster, now a teaser of Shakuntala Devi has been posted by Vidya Balan through her social media account also. The lady is known as one of the mathematic genius from India. Therefore, she has been often called as ‘Human Computer’ also.
In the poster, Vidya has been seen in a pink saree with bob cut hair and a bright smile on her face. It seems Vidya Balan is ready introduce Shakuntala Devi – The Human Computer in a most befitting way to the world. For solving complex mathematical problems, Shakuntala Devi is known by the world. Even at the age of 5, she used to solve complex sums without the assistance of a calculator or computer. Shakuntala Devi has also written few books titled “Figuring: The Joy of Numbers, Perfect Murder, The World of Homosexuals and Mathability: Awaken the Math Genius in Your Child”
Sharing the poster on social media, Vidya Balan has captioned it as “Excitement is multiplying each day! Time to dig into the ‘root’ of the mathematical genius, #ShakuntalaDevi. #FilmingBegins @sonypicsprodns @abundantiaent @directormenon @ivikramix @sneharajani_.”
Regarding the role of Shakuntala Devi, Vidya Balan has said earlier “She was truly someone who embraced her individuality, had a strong feminist voice and braved many a naysayer to reach the pinnacle of success.”
Biopic on Shakuntal Devi will be helmed by Anu Menon while it will be produced by Abundantia Entertainment. Release of the movie is scheduled in 2020. Last Vidya Balan has been seen in Mission Mangal which has been a massive success.
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