‘Shakuntala Devi’ will hit the silver screen on May 8, 2020. The actress took to social media and shared a video and said that the film will hit the cinemas in 148 days from now. Vidya wrote, “Get ready to be enamored by her wit, charm & of course, genius! Watch the video to know when #ShakuntalaDevi is coming to theatres near you!”
The team recently wrapped the shooting whilst a first look poster was released earlier in September this year. ‘Shakuntala Devi’ is directed by Anu Menon and produced by Sony Pictures Networks India.
With the official announcement, the movie is set to clash with two other biggies at the box office. Parineeti Chopra starrer remake of ‘The Girl On The Train’ and Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘Dil Bechara’ will also be releasing on May 8 next year.
‘Dil Bechara’ earlier titled as ‘Kizie Aur Manny’, is the official remake of the Hollywood blockbuster, ‘The Fault in Our Stars’. The movie will also mark the Bollywood debut of actress Sanjana Sanghi opposite Sushant.
On the other hand, Parineeti’s movie is a remake based on the bestseller novel by Paula Hawkins and will be directed by Ribhu Dasgupta and produced by Reliance Entertainment. The movie also stars Aditi Rao Hydari, Kirti Kulhari and Avinash Tiwary in pivotal roles.