Taapsee Pannu transforms into cricketer Mithali Raj in Shabaash Mithu FL; slated for a February 2021 release
The poster shows Taapsee wielding the cricket bat, dressed in Indian jersey, and wearing a pair of gloves and a hat
The first look of Taapsee Pannu's upcoming project Shabaash Mithu, which has the Game Over actor playing Indian women's cricket team captain, Mithali Raj, has been unveiled.
The poster shows Taapsee wielding the cricket bat, dressed in Indian jersey, and wearing a pair of gloves and a hat.
Sharing the poster on her official Twitter handle, Taapsee wrote:
“I have always been asked who’s your favourite male cricketer but you should ask them who their favourite female cricketer is.” The statement that made every cricket lover pause n introspect that do they love the game or the gender playing it.@M_Raj03 you are a ‘Game Changer’ pic.twitter.com/2VlxYpXmSM— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) January 29, 2020
The biographical drama film will be directed by Rahul Dholakia, best known for making films such as Raees, Lamhaa, and Parzania. It's written by Priya Aven, creative director at Viacom 18 Studios.
Shabaash Mithu is slated for release on February 5, 2021.