Ketan Mehta is set to direct a film about freedom fighter-aunt Usha Mehta, with Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar as the leading ladies.
According to recent reports, Karan Johar is backing a film about freedom fighter Usha Mehta. Now it appears that the freedom fighter’s life and achievements have inspired yet another tale.
Usha Mehta’s nephew, Ketan Mehta, will direct a film on her. According to a news portal source, the director is now working on the final script. He is also said to have started pre-production on the picture at the same time, with a release date set for late 2021.
According to the report, Ketan has narrowed down his main options to Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar. Both actresses are now occupied with their professional obligations. The filmmakers want to complete the casting by November of this year.