Jun 12, 2020, 03:59 PM IST
After Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushman Khurana's 'Gulabo Sitabo', now Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' will also be released soon on the digital platform. Recently Amazon Prime Video has announced its world premiere. In this biographical film, Vidya Balan plays the role of the human computer mathematician Shakuntala Devi.
Amazon Prime has postponed the release date of this film. Sources attached to the film say, “According to planning, Gulabu was about to launch Vidya Balan's Shakuntala Devi just a few days after the release of Sitabo. However, the planning has been changed now. The impact on the popularity of 'Gulabo Sitabo' Due to this, Amazon has extended its release date. It finally premiered on July 30.
In December last year, Vidya released a video on Instagram and said that the film will be released on May 8, but that could not happen. Due to the Coronavirus and lockdown, cinemas across the country are closed due to which many films have been postponed. The films have not been released since March 13. It was earlier to be released in theaters but considering the current condition, the makers have resorted to the OTT platform. In the film directed by Anu Menon, apart from Vidya, Jishu Sen Gupta and Sanya Malhotra will be seen in important roles.