Shakeela, starring Richa Chadha, has a theatrical release scheduled for Christmas, the creators announced Monday. The biopic of adult star Shakeela, with Bollywood actress Richa Chadha in the title role. The filmmakers made the announcement with the release of the new movie poster.
Shakeela’s new poster shows Richa Chadha in a sari, with a gun in hand. In the background, there are allusions to her epithet of box office queen, along with obscene words related to her body, and skin color.
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Shakeela, which also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Ester Noronha, Sheeva Rana, and Malayalam actor Rajeev Pillai, will have a multilingual release. Tripathi will be seen as an overdramatic actor and producer from the 1990s. This movie based on the life of the southern mermaid Shakeela, who was an adult movie star and rose to fame in the 80s and 90s, this movie will see Richa Chadha in the lead role.
The first film to be released in theaters soon is Kiara Advani’s Indoo Ki Jawaani. And with the festivals looming, director Indrajit Lankesh appears to have set the release date for Shakeela, starring Richa Chadha. The film, written and directed by Indrajit Lankesh.