The trailer of ‘Shakeela’ played by Richa Chadha and directed by Indrajit Lokesh is dropped on the internet today. Pankaj Tripathi plays a south star in the movie which is based on the real-life story of the heroine who acted in several bold and controversial films in the south, especially in Malayalam.
The trailer projects how ‘Shakeela’ was supported by the south star and later turned against her threatened with the success of her films. Starting with a lecturer stating that Draupadi’s character in the epic Mahabarata was the most difficult one, the two and half minute trailer showcases the life story of the steamy actress on screen in parts, since her early days.
Richa Chadha who played Shakeela looked perfect for the role and her performance is likely to set the screens on fire. Pankaj Tripathi promises to nail his character and it is his second combo with Richa after Masaan.
The film which is originally made in Hindi is dubbed into the south Indian languages Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam. This movie was released in Hindi on the 25th of December in the north and will hit the screens in the south on the eve of New Year, 1st January 2021.
Veer Samarth scored the music and Santosh Rai did cinematography while Ballu Saluja edited this movie produced by Sahil Nanwani and Sammi Nanwani.