Amazon Prime Video announced Thursday that Shakuntala Devi, the new movie starring Vidya Balan, will be released on July 31. Shakuntala Devi is one of several high-profile movies to be released or already released on the streaming platform.
In an accompanying video, Vidya can be seen shooting complicated math problems at the viewer and speaking at high speed. She announces that the film will be released on July 31.
Directed by Anu Menon (Waiting, Four More Shots Please S1) and produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and Vikram Malhotra (Abundantia Entertainment), the biographical drama stars National Award-winning Vidya and rehearses the role of Indian mathematics in world renown. genius, popularly known as the “human computer”.
Shakuntala Devi also stars Sanya Malhotra (Dangal, Badhaai Ho), who will be seen playing the role of Shakuntala Devi’s daughter with whom the genius enjoyed a complicated but extraordinary relationship, alongside Jisshu Sengupta (Mardaani 2) and Amit Sadh. (Breathe, Kai Po). Che) in fundamental roles. The script is written by Anu Menon and Nayanika Mahtani, while the dialogues are written by Ishita Moitra.
Recently, Disney + Hotstar announced that seven major movies originally slated for a theatrical release, including Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb, Ajay Devgn’s Bhuj: The Pride of India, and Alia Bhatt’s Sadak 2, will be heading straight to the streaming service. Netflix, meanwhile, has announced the release of Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, starring Janhvi Kapoor.