Check out for the first look image of entire cast crew of upcoming Hindi historical drama movie “Begum Jaan”. The upcoming will feature “Vidya Balan” in leading role in latest film “Begum Jaan”. The direction of upcoming drama movie is directed by Srijit Mukherji which is his directorial debut in Bollywood. The film is produced by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt under Vishesh Films. Begum Jaan is inspired from Bengali film Rajkahini which was released in 2015 amid huge response.
The shooting of the upcoming film has begun and it is expected that the makers will release it in mid 2017. The lead cast of the movie has shared the first look image on their social networking site – “Twitter”.
Best thing about an ensemble cast is the friends you make! #BegumJaan @vidya_balan @GAUAHAR_KHAN @srijitspeaketh
— PALLAVI SHARDA (@pallavisharda) July 13, 2016
Vidya will portray a brothel’s madam in the film. Set in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district and during the partition of India in 1947. The cast includes Naseeruddin Shah, Gauahar Khan, Ila Arun, Pallavi Sharda, Rajit Kapur, Ashish Vidyarthi, Vivek Mushran, Rajesh Sharma and Priyanka Setia, among others. The music composer Anu Malik is collaborating with Asha Bhosle after a decade of hiatus.
Vidya Balan was also in news for her latest released movie “Te3n” in theaters along with Amitabh Bachchan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. And also her debut Marathi movie “Ekk Albela” which is highly appreciated by critics and audience.