Alia Bhatt starrer upcoming film Gangubai Kathiawadi has a new release date. The makers of the film announced that the film would hit the theatres on February 25. Alia plays the titular role in the movie, directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The film’s release date has been shifted several times due to pandemics and lockdowns.
Announcing the film’s new release date, Bhansali Production, the official production house, tweeted, “Witness her reign in cinemas near you on 25th February 2022. #GangubaiKathiawadi.”
Alia also shared the news on Twitter, but in a different style. She shared her picture from a recent vacation under the moonlight and captioned it with Ranbir’s song ‘Dekho Chand Aaya’ from Saawariya.’ Her tweet reads, “Dekho Chand aaya … chand nazar aaya 🤍 Gangu bhi aa rahi hain .. 25th February Ko.”
Gangubai Kathiawadi is a crime drama adapted from one of the chapters of noted author Hussain Zaidi’s book, Mafia Queens of Mumbai’. It is Alia’s first film with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and she plays the titular role. Gangubai was one of the most powerful and respected madams from Kamathipura during the 1960s.
Backed by Bhansali Productions and co-produced by Jayantilal Gada’s Pen India Limited. Apart from Alia, Gangubai Kathiawadi also stars Ajay Devgn, Vijay Raaz, Indira Tiwari and Seema pahwa.
Gangubai Kathiawadi will release in theatres on February 25, 2022.
Image Credit: Instagram \ Alia Bhatt.