Alia Bhatt who is at present readying herself accompanied by her rumored future soulmate: Ranbir Kapoor for the release of the fantasy trilogy, Brahmastra: Chapter 1, is all set to introduce fans to her new film: Gangubai Kathiawadi.
Alia very recently unveiled the logo of Gangubai Kathiawadi. Helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali it will star Alia in the titular role of, Gangubai Kathiawadi. Alia was brought on board this film by Sanjay Leela Bhansali in order to fulfill his promise that she had made to Alia whilst he was finalizing a flick with Salman Khan where Alia was set to be the female lead, but for unknown reasons, the project was shelved.
Coming back to Gangubai Kathiawadi. The film that has been a complete mystery up until now. Its makers whilst releasing the motion poster have also announced that the film’s first look will be out in no time.
Bhansali Productions shared this info via a tweet that read,
“The wait ends and the excitement begins now ♥️🙏🏻 Get ready to dive into her world, first look out tomorrow. #GangubaiKathiawadi, in cinemas, 11 September 2020!”
Have a look at the motion poster below:
The wait ends and the excitement begins now ♥️🙏🏻 Get ready to dive into her world, first look out tomorrow. #GangubaiKathiawadi, in cinemas, 11 September 2020!@aliaa08 #SanjayLeelaBhansali @prerna982 @jayantilalgada @PenMovies pic.twitter.com/y8QAaJo5Sc
— BhansaliProductions (@bhansali_produc) January 14, 2020
Talking about its plot. Gangubai Kathiawadi is said to be a suspense but with a different vibe. Both its music and the logo font are similar to Sanjay Bhansali’s style, but don’t reveal much about Alia’s character. The film is reportedly, Bhansali’s ambitious project. Alia whilst sharing the motion poster on her Instagram account wrote, “Gangubai” with a heart emoji.
Here’s her post:
Gangubai Kathiawadi is said to be based on one of the chapters from Hussain Zaidi’s book titled, Mafia Queens Of Mumbai and will star Alia as a powerful brothel owner who in her time dealt with a few gangsters. As per a Times of India report, Alia will be donning a minimalistic look and this time she will neither dance nor sing, which is a new one when it comes to her films. She will be speaking a Kathiyawadi language for her character as Gangubai.
Gangubai Kathiawadi, is scheduled for a box office release on September 11, 2020.