Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ is working like a charm on the audiences from Alia Batt’s strong performance to Ajay Devgn’s powerful cameo to Shantanu Maheswari’s big feature film debut, everyone is talking about it. In fact, Maheshwari, who plays the role of Afshan, a tailor who sews love into the ruthless life of Gangubai in the film is over the moon with the kind of response his character is getting.
The actor-dancer has praised filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and called it a “dream come true”. Shantanu says, “Working with the maestro himself was a dream come true and the love and appreciation I am receiving for Afshan is unbelievable. I am overwhelmed and extremely happy. I am looking forward to what’s coming next. I can’t thank the audience enough for the response.”
Based on S Hussain Zaidi and Jane Borges’ hard-hitting book ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’, ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ chronicles Ganga’s rise to power and fame from a small-town girl in Gujarat, to the queen of Kamathipura in Mumbai.
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Produced by Bhansali himself and Dr. Jayantilal Gada (Pen Studios), the film has a star cast that includes Vijay Raaz, Indira Tiwari, Seema Pahwa, Varun Kapoor, Jim Sarbh and Shanu Kumar, apart from Bhatt and Maheswari. It will also star popular actors such as Ajay Devgn, Huma Qureshi and Emraan Hashmi appear in special cameo roles.
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