Considered as one of the finest and ace film producers today in bollywood who has played a huge role in changing the image of our indian cinema globally by showcasing his patriotic side through blockbuster films like Raazi, Kesari, Gunjan Saxena and Shershaah, Karan to produce freedom fighter Usha Mehta’s biopic.
Post the massive digital success of Shershaah, renowned producer Karan to produce freedom fighter Usha Mehta’s biopic.
This is true that currently seen hosting indian television’s most popular and controversial TV reality show Bigg Boss OTT streaming digitally on renowned OTT streaming platform Voot Select, Karan to produce freedom fighter Usha Mehta’s biopic.
Post the magnanimous success of his films like Raazi, Kesari, Gunjan Saxena and Shershaah, Karan Johar had finally dropped an exciting news that he is all geared up to produce yet another film which is going to be based on the life of C Sankaran Nair, who fought a legendary courtroom battle to uncover the truth about the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre an in this list of exciting movies, it does feel like Karan has another patriotic film in his kitty.
As per the recent news reports in a leading digital entertainment portal off late, it’s true that trailblazing and iconic producer Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions is developing a script on the life of a freedom fighter Usha Mehta and talking about it, a source close to the development opening up on same in his quote to the entertainment portal revealed, “Usha Mehta ran an underground pirate radio called Congress Radio during the Quit India Movement and gave tough time to the British Government. Post-Independence, she was conferred with Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award of India. It’s a heroic story of an unsung hero and the creative team at Dharma has been working on this script for a while now”.
Furthermore, he also added, “this one is in the space of Raazi, with ample thrills and drama, and a top A-list actress is expected to come on board to play the titular role. The casting and pre-production are currently underway”.
The report clearly also stated that this much talked about forthcoming biopic is going to be helmed by Kannan Iyer, who is also writing the script along with Darab Farooqui.
It is further said that the script will be based on the play, ‘Khar Khar’, written by Amatya Goradia and Pritesh Sodha.
Apart from this, he is also returning to direction after 5 years with Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, which stars Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh in the lead roles.