Begum Jaan Trailer Promises for a Powerful Drama Film
For the very first time in her career so far, Vidya Balan will be seen in such bold & badass avatar for an upcoming action drama period film Begum Jaan. Directed by National Award winning director Srijit Mukherji, the film is an official remake of Bengali film Rajkahini. It is set in late 1947 during the time of India-Pakistan partition, while the original one was set in the backdrop of Bengal partition.
Begum Jaan stars Vidya in the title role, along with Naseeruddin Shah, Ila Arun, Gauahar Khan, Pallavi Sharda, Rajit Kapoor, Ashish Vidyarthi, Vivek Mushran, Chunky Pandey, Poonam Singh Rajput, Ridheema Tiwari, Flora Saini, Priyanka Setia, Mishti Chakraborty, Sumit Nijhawan, Pitobash and Rajesh Sharma in pivotal roles.
After setting buzz with first look posters, makers of Begum Jaan revealed it’s trailer a day back on 14th March. The trailer is truly unexpected but impressive as well. It features feisty Vidya Balan with very bold dialogues, who plays as an owner of a brothel in the rural Punjab. All the actors have strong characters in the film but the second one who surprises, is Chunkey Pandey in a negative role.
As intended, the trailer has created good buzz about the film among audience as well as critics, now all are looking forward to it. Produced by Mukesh Bhatt & Vishesh Bhatt under the banner Vishesh Films in association with Play Entertainment, Begum Jaan is all set to hit theaters on 14th of April.