New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: The first look of Alia Bhatt’s Gangubai Kathiawadi will unveiled by Sanjay Leela Bhansali on Wednesday. Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Alia Bhatt shared a video on their respective social media accounts on Tuesday in which they announced that the first look of the film will be unveiled Wednesday.  

“The wait ends and the excitement begins now. Get ready to dive into her world, first look out tomorrow,” Bhansali Production said in a tweet.

Film critic Taran Adarsh also said that Sanjay Leela Bhansali will unveil the first look the Alia Bhatt-starrer on Wednesday. “Are you ready?... Sanjay Leela Bhansali to unveil first look of his new film #GangubaiKathiawadi tomorrow... Stars #AliaBhatt in title role... 11 Sept 2020 release,” Adarsh tweeted.

Gangubai is based on the legendary brothel runner who changed the face of Mumbai’s Kamathipura. This is the first time when Bhansali and Alia have come together for a film. Earlier there were reports that Bhansali has rope din Priyanka Chopra to play the legendary brothel owner in his film.

The movie will be released on September 11, 2020, Alia Bhatt had announced on December last year. “Look what Santa gave me this year,” she wrote while sharing a post on Twitter.

“A name you’ve heard a story you haven’t. #GangubaiKathiawadi. This ones going to be special!! Directed by #SanjayLeelaBhansali, releasing 11 September 2020,” she wrote in another tweet.

According to a report by news agency PTI, the movie will also feature Ajay Devgn. “It is not a full-fledged part but a special appearance. It is a very interesting role. An official statement in this regard will be made soon,” the statement read.

Ajay Devgn and Sanjay Leela Bhansali had last worked together 20 years ago in 1999 blockbuster Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. The film also included Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Salman Khan.

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