The ‘controversy-queen’ of Bollywood, Kangana Ranaut is all set to entertain the cine-goers with her latest venture, that celebrates womanhood. She is undoubtedly one of the power puff girl of B-town.
Kangana’s upcoming venture ‘Manikarnika- The Queen Of Jhansi’ is all about the bravery of queen Laxmibai and her women force.
As we all know that Kangana is the one who always backed female oriented films, recently stated that in ‘Manikarnika’ her female co-stars are equally crucial to the biopic as the lead, essayed by Kangana herself.
Talking about the film, Kangana asserted that in the film Laxmibai’s army is her strength and the makers will reveal each and every character with proper highlights in the promotion. Manikarnika is full of women who had an irrepressible spirit for fighting. Ankita Lokhande and Mishti plays prominent roles in the movie as their onscreen characters played a vital role in Rani Laxmibai’s life and were inseparable part of the battles fought by the queen.”
Ankita Lokhande essays the role of Jhalkari bai, who was the warrior queen’s advisor and a trusted aide, Mishti will be seen playing Laxmibai’s friend who gets inspired to join the battle.
Furthermore, Kangana added that “I want to pay a worthy homage to Rani Laxmibai.” According to reports, she has dived straight into the post-production of ‘Manikarnika’ after wrapping up the first schedule of Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s ‘Panga’.
The actor-director Kangana further insists that the biopic is shaping up the way she envisioned– with women taking centre-stage. Considering the film celebrates the fighting spirit, Ranaut points out that it was crucial to rope in female actors who would do justice to the fierce characters sketched out for them.
‘Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi’ is slated to release in January, 2019.