Ever since the ace filmmaker of the industry, Sanjay Leela Bhansali announced his upcoming film Gangubai Kathiawadi with Alia Bhatt, fans were eagerly waiting for the updates regarding the film.
The romantic lead opposite Alia will be played by Shantanu Maheshwari who’s all set to make his big debut in Bollywood. Shantanu was earlier seen in TV starring as a lead in Dil Dosti Dance. The actor is also a trained dancer from Kolkata.
If sources are to be believed, Bhansali saw Shantanu on a reality show. He then saw the acting skills of the actor and was impressed. Thus, getting a call from the filmmaker’s office, the young actor bagged his big break. Sanjay have plans of introducing Shantanu in a big way.
Gangubai Kathiawadi is a story about Gangubai who was pushed into prostitution at an early age. She later became an extremely influential pimp with numerous ferocious gangsters as her client. Earlier, the film was supposed to release on 11th September, 2020.