She shared two fierce and intriguing posters that featured her in two distinctly different looks!
Alia’s look received a lot of appreciation and love from a lot Bollywood celebs including her ‘Gully Boy’ co-star Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor and more. And now, Alia’s mentor and ace filmmaker Karan Johar took to his Twitter to praise the teaser posters Alia’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’.
Sharing the looks, he captioned the tweet, “Picture portrait beautiful! ❤️❤️❤️”
Check out the post here:
Picture portrait beautiful! ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/hE8Yq83NQC
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) 1579105056000
Reportedly, the film is based on the life of Gangubai, who rose to power through her underworld clientele and managed multiple brothels in the red light area, earning herself the moniker ‘Madam of Kamathipura’.
Also, Gangubai was known to have empathy for other women of the community, considering her own experiences and went on to champion the rights of sex workers. She even helped improve the living conditions of those living in the area and earned their love and respect.
The film is set to hit screens on 11 September 2020.