All eyes are on Taapsee Pannu’s next project, which is a biopic of Indian woman cricketer Mithali Raj. Shabaash Mithu is the tale of women’s cricket in India as witnessed by the most successful woman cricketer the country has ever seen.
The film chronicles the highs and lows, setbacks, and moments of euphoria of Mithali’s life with Taapsee Pannu essaying the titular role. Also seen in the film will be the talented actor Vijay Raaz in a key role.
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Taapsee Pannu took to her social media and shared a poster of the film.
In the picturee, Taapsee is wearing a blue colour jersey which has Mithali written on it and the number 3. Sharing the picture, the actress wrote,
“She continues to inspire millions like me. To break a few stereotypes to lay down a new path ahead for many to follow. This Women’s Day I am cheering for the front runners in the fight to #BreakTheBias”
For the unversed, Shabaash Mithu has been shot across domestic and international locations to aptly bring alive Mithali’s iconic journey and her meteoric rise to the world stage. Produced by Viacom18 Studios, Shabaash Mithu’s Creative Producer is Ajit Andhare, while the film is directed by Srijit Mukherji and written by Priya Aven.
Apart from this, Taapsee has a slew of projects lined up for her. She was last seen alongside Tahir Raj Bhasin in Looop Lapeta. Pannu also has Blurr, Dobaaraa and Woh Ladki Hai Kahaan? in the pipeline.