Begum Jaan is an upcoming action-drama written and directed by National award winning director Srijit Mukherji and produced by Mukesh Bhatt and Vishesh Bhatt. The film is co-produced by Sakshi Bhatt and SVF Entertainment with executive producer Kumkum Saigal. The cinematography is done by Gopi Bhagat. Lyrics, Additional screenplay and dialogues have been penned by Kausar Munir.
The film is scheduled for release on April 14, 2017.
Vidya Balan plays the lead role of a brothel’s madam, set in the backdrop of late Indian Independence period of 1947. It is the remake of the bengali film Rajkahini.
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