Noted for making content driven movies such as London, Paris, New York (2012), and Waiting (2016), director Anu Menon is all set to direct biopic based on Shakuntala Devi, also known as Human Computer.
The makers of film announced Vidya Balan and Sanya Malhotra will stars in the film as Shakuntala Devi and her daughter Anupama, respectively. There’s now an exciting addition to the cast, actor Amit Sadh has joined the team and will be seen essaying the role of Anupama’s husband and Shakuntala Devi’s son-in-law in the film.
Talking about roping breathe actor, filmmaker Anu Menon said, “Amit has such a credible and charismatic presence in the film that his character forms the perfect foil to the two women, Shakuntala and Anu”
“As an actor, he totally compliments the craft that Vidya and Sanya bring to the film. Working with him has been sheer joy, he gives in 1000% of himself and his passion is palpable and satisfying for a director” said Anu.
Produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and Vikram Malhotra and directed by Anu Menon, the film is presently been shot in Mumbai after a detailed UK schedule.
Shakuntala Devi will see a worldwide release in the summer of 2020.