Sanya Malhotra To Play Vidya`s Daughter In Shakuntala Devi Biopic.

January 29, 2019

Sanya's last film 'Badhaai Ho' was an instant success at the box office. Sanya Malhotra will reportedly be seen in Vidya Balan's next movie Shakuntala Devi biopic. According to various reports, Sanya will be playing Vidya Balan's daughter in the film which is set to go on the floors in mid-2019.The film will be directed by Anu Menon and produced by Ronnie Screwvala.

Sanya has liked the story and being a huge Vidya fan is keen to share the screen with her but she has yet to sign on the dotted line. The film will roll this year,” informs a source close to the development.
On the other hand, Vidya will make her Tamil debut with Pink remake which is helmed by Boney Kapoor and also stars Thala Ajith. Besides this, Vidya has also signed up for Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal which features Taapsee Pannu, Nithya Menen, and Sonakshi Sinha.This will be Vidya's second biopic, after playing South Indian actress Silk Smitha in the film The Dirty Picture. She was also seen in the NTR biopic as the former politician's wife Basavatarakam.

Shakuntala was Popularly known as the ‘human computer’, Shakuntala Devi’s talent for numbers earned her a place in the 1982 edition of The Guinness Book of World Records. Born in Bangalore, she wrote a number of books, as well as texts on mathematics, puzzles, and astrology. Her father discovered her ability to memorise numbers while teaching her a card trick when she was three and at six, she demonstrated her arithmetic abilities at the University of Mysore. She moved to London with her father in 1944 and travelled the world, giving performances in Europe and the US.

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