Amidst of anticipation and much delays, finally the makers of “Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl” dropped the official poster and release date of the film, starring Janhvi Kapoor in the lead role, playing a veteran IAF war hero.
Father Boney Kapoor and step-sister Anushkla Kapoor took to their respective social media profile and shared the official poster along with a heart-warming message praising Janhvi Kapoor.
Producer Boney Kapoor wrote, “God Bless you Beta. Soon the world will applaud. #KargilGirl #JanhviKapoor”
Entrepreneur Anshula Kapoor wrote, “I am so incredibly proud of you @sharansharma bhaiya for choosing to share this beautiful story with the world in your first film. You’ve always put in 1000% into everything you do, and I know you’ve done the same through the entire process of making this film...I’ve seen @janhvikapoor put her heart, blood, sweat, tears... literally everything she’s got into making sure her portrayal of Gunjan does justice to the real life hero she is impersonating, as well as your vision for the film. Super duper proud of both of you & super duper excited to watch this unfold on the big screen in March 2020...only love coming your way @janhvikapoor @sharansharma #SiblingGoals”
In the film actress Janhvi Kapoor will be seen playing fighter pilot and first female Shaurya Chakra recipient war veteran Gunjan Saxena.
The film is based on Gunjan Saxena, played an important role in transferring injured soldiers from the war location during the Kargil War.
Directed by Sharan Sharma, Gunjan Saxena The Kargil Girl also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Vineet Kumar Singh and Angad Bedi in important roles. While Pankaj plays Janhvi’s onscreen father, Angad essays the role of her brother. It is set to hit theatres on March 13, 2020.