Krish Directs Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
On 4th of May, actress Kangana Ranaut launched the first look poster of her upcoming epic action film Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi in Varanasi. Along with the actress, music director trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, singer Richa Sharma and lyricist Prasoon Joshi were also present & performed at the launch event.
Kangana unveiled the 20 feet long poster of Manikarnika at Dashashwamedh Ghat. After the event she attended the aarti and took dips in Ganga Ji. “I am so blessed to be here. With the blessings of Lord Shiva, we have launched it here. After coming on board for this project, I feel like I have achieved something very big in my life,” she said.
The poster features the official logo of Manikarnika with the face of Kangana as Rani Lakshmibai in background. It also reveals the release date of the film i.e. 27 April 2018. Kangana is one of the most talented actresses in the industry and always get positive remarks for her work from audience as well as critics.
For the first time, the actress is playing such role and this is why she is looking very much excited & ambitious for it. Her fans as well as moviegoers are also showing good interest toward the film. Manikarnika is being directed by Krish, whose last Hindi film was Gabbar Is Back with superstar Akshay Kumar.
Produced by Zee Studios is association with Kamal Jain under the banner Kairos Kontent Studios, Manikarnika is written by the ace writer Vijayedra Prasad, who had also written blockbusters like Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Baahubali.