Taapsee Pannu to star in the biopic on the life of cricket legend Mithali Raj. The film is Titled Shabaash Mithu to be Directed by Raees film director Rahul Dholakia and to be Produced by Viacom18 Studios.
Taapsee Pannu announced the film on Mithali Raj’s birthday and promised Mithali to make her proud seeing on big screen. Taapse Pannu Twitted, “Happy Birthday Captain @M_Raj03 On this Birthday, I don’t know what gift I can give you but this promise that I shall give it all I have to make sure you will be proud of what you see of yourself on screen with #ShabaashMithu P.S- I’m all prepared to learn THE ‘cover drive’”
COO of Viacom18 twitted, “Thrilled to announce our next with @taapsee takes guard as @M_Raj03 untold & ignored story of the rise of Indian women cricket, in a cricket crazy nation! When world goes big on cricket, we go different, #artoflookingsideways. So waited for this moment. Happy birthday Mithali!”
Happy Birthday Captain @M_Raj03 On this Birthday, I don’t know what gift I can give you but this promise that I shall give it all I have to make sure you will be proud of what you see of yourself on screen with #ShabaashMithu— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) December 3, 2019
P.S- I’m all prepared to learn THE ‘cover drive’ pic.twitter.com/a8Ha6BMoFs
After giving Big Hit Raees starring Shah Rukh Khan, now director Rahul Dholakia is back with one more Big film and this time its Biopic on lady cricketer Mithali Raj.
Taapsee Pannu is quite excited to play on screen Mithali Raj. Taapsee have already given a big hit real life inspired films and proved her versatility by recent hit Saand Ki Aaankh based on True Story. Now, she is all fired up for True story Biopic titled Shabaash Mithu on sports genre.