Vidya Balan‘s next stint on screen has been one of the most awaited movie of 2020. Vidya will be seen playing India’s superwoman and math wiz Shakuntala Devi. Shakuntala Devi was an Indian writer and mental calculator popularly known as the human-computer. The trailer of the movie is finally out and it gives us a quick glimpse of the life of Shakuntala the child prodigy, the brilliant yet easy-going girl, problematic mother, and much more about her life. Vidya seems to have given an amazing performance and to add to it the movie also features Sanya Malhotra as her daughter. The problematic relationship Shakuntala shared with her daughter is also showcased in the movie. The film also stars Jisshu Sengupta and Amit Sadh. The movie is directed by Anu Menon and produced by Vikram Malhotra and Sony Pictures. The movie is slated for direct digital release on Amazon Prime on 31st July 2020.
We can’t wait to find out the story of this enigmatic woman through Vidya’s portrayal.