Known for his unique and unconventional scripts, Bollywood filmmaker, Imtiaz Ali, is all set to take up another challenge to his credit. This time the filmmaker is gearing up to pay ode to veteran Bollywood actress Madhubala with her biopic.
According to Indian media, Imtiaz Ali’s biopic, either a web series or a film will follow Begum Mumtaz Jehan Dehlavi aka Madhubala’s life from her debut as a child artist in Basant to her big break as an actress opposite Raj Kapoor in Neel Kamal.
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Imtiaz Ali went ahead for acquiring the Life Story Rights Assignment Agreement from Madhubala’s family, ensuring there will be no hindrance in the filming process. Although no star cast has been finalized as yet, people are favoring Priyanka Kandwal, famous for playing Madhubala on Tik Tok. On the other hand, news has it, Madhubala’s sister, Madhur Brij Bushan, favorites to see Kareena Kapoor Khan play the role.
Fans however have always stated that they want Madhuri Dixit to essay Madhubala if any biopic is to be made on her ever. Let us wait for the official star cast to be announced until then.