The much awaited biopic of IAF pilot Gunjan Saxena is getting closer to its release date. Just in, Netflix released the first official Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl trailer on YouTube. Watch it here.
The film stars Janhvi Kapoor in the titular role. Her first look from the film when released gained good amount of praise from the audience and the critics. It will be very interesting she a young actress like her to portray such a huge personality on screen.
The film also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar Singh and Manav Vij in important roles. This hindi language biographical drama is directed by Sharan Sharma and is written by Nikhil Mehrotra & Sharan himself. The film is produced under the banners of Dharma Productions and Zee Studios.
The film was not originally scheduled to release on Netflix but after seeing the current situation in the country, producers opt for a digital release. Netflix acquired the distribution rights for the film in Rs 70Cr. Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is set to release on Netflix on August 12 exclusively.