February 24 : Bhansali Productions unveils the first official teaser of Gangubai Kathiawadi, starring Alia Bhatt in the lead role.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial is based on the book “Mafia Queens of Mumbai” written by S. Hussain Zaidi. The film celebrates the rise of a simple girl from Kathiawad who had no choice but to embrace the ways of destiny and swing it in her favour.
The narrative walks through the life of young Ganga who in no time marks her own territory and becomes Gangubai – The Matriarch of Kamathipura.
The official handle of Bhansali Productions dropped the teaser. They captioned it, “She rose in power and embraced life in her own way. Celebrating this art of a woman and the man who promises, yet another stem-winding story of #GangubaiKathiawadi. Teaser out now: See you in cinemas on 30th July. @aliaa08 #SanjayLeelaBhansali @prerna982 @jayantilalgada @PenMovies @sudeepdop”
Alia Bhatt is force to reckon with in the teaser, her power-packed performance laced with stunning visual makes the teaser a delight to watch. With a promise to make one and all feel inspired in 2021 as Gangubai Kathiawadi celebrates the journey of a girl who became the voice for women empowerment.
'Gangubai Kathiawadi' marks the first collaboration between Bhansali and Alia. This project will also see Bhansali Productions collaborating with Jayantilal Gada's Pen India Limited.
The film also stars Shantanu Maheshwari, Vijay Raaz and Seema Pahwa play supporting roles, with special cameos by Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi and Huma Qureshi.
The film is scheduled for release on 30 July 2021.