Actress Vidya Balan will be seen as a math expert in her upcoming biographical drama ‘Shakuntala Devi’. The movie will be released on July 31st on Amazon Prime Video whereas its trailer has been released today.
Vidya Balan appears as Shakuntala Devi whereas Dangal actress Sanya Malhotra appears as her daughter.
The movie is based on the life of India’s “human computer” Shakuntala Devi. The trailer highlights the talent of late Shakuntala. Her immense passion for mathematics brought her immense recognition. She believed that ‘Maths has no rules. Only Magic’. She made mathematics her best friend. Vidya portrayed the character well by showing how the genius lady plays with equations and other dynamics of the subject.
Vidya Balan had said earlier about her experience as Shakuntala, “I am extremely excited to play the ‘human computer’ Shakuntala Devi on the big screen. She was truly someone who embraced her individuality, had a strong feminist voice, and braved many a naysayer to reach the pinnacle of success.”
“But what truly fascinates me is that you wouldn’t normally associate a fun person with math…and she completely turns that perception on its head,”
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is highly popular because of her incredible personality, bold characters, exceptional acting, and her choice of scripts. However, it took a lot of struggle for her to gain such recognition.