Talented Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu on Friday announced that her upcoming film Shabaash Mithu will be released on July 15. The film is a biopic on Indian cricketer Mithali Raj. Directed by filmmaker Srijit Mukherji and written by Priya Aven, the film is a coming of age story of women’s cricket in India as witnessed by the most successful woman cricketer.
Taapsee Pannu announced the date of release of her new film on Twitter.
There is nothing more powerful than a girl with a dream and a plan to realise it!
This is a story of one such girl who chased her dream with a bat in this “Gentleman’s Game” #ShabaashMithu The Unheard Story Of Women In Blue will be in cinemas on 15th July 2022. pic.twitter.com/fIJmVdppch
— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) April 29, 2022Advertisement
Mithali Raj has a career spanning 23 years during which she smashed 7 consecutive 50s in one-day international matches and led India in 4 World Cups.
This will be Taapsee Pannu’s first theatrical release after 2020’s Thappad. She was last seen in Looop Lapeta which was released on Netflix. She was also seen in other films like Haseen Dilruba, Annabelle Sethupathi, and Rashmi Rocket which were released on various OTT platforms.
Produced by Viacom18 Studios, “Shabaash Mithu” also features endowed actor Vijay Raaz.
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