On Mithali Raj’s birthday (December 3), Taapsee Pannu announced the release date of her biopic, Shabaash Mithu. The film is directed by Srijit Mukherjee.
Taapsee Pannu announced the release date of Mithali Raj’s biopic, Shabaash Mithu, on the cricketer’s birthday, December 3. The film will hit the theatres on February 4, 2022. Shabaash Mithu is directed by Srijit Mukherjee.
SHABAASH MITHU GETS A RELEASE DATE
Taapsee Pannu was last seen in Rashmi Rocket, which addressed the gender testing issue faced by female athletes. Another sports-based film of the actress, Shabaash Mithu, tells how cricketer Mithali Raj broke stereotypes and made India proud. Taapsee announced the film’s release date on social media on Mithali’s birthday,
The actress wrote, “ONE GIRL with HER CRICKET BAT has shattered world records and stereotypes. You’ve done it all Champ Happy Birthday Mithu @mithaliraj #ShabaashMithu in theatres on 4|02|2022.
A former cricketer, Mithali Raj led the Indian Women’s Cricket team in two World Cups, in 2005 and 2017. She announced her retirement from cricket in 2019, after completing 20 years in the game.
WHEN TAAPSEE PANNU WRAPPED UP SHABAASH MITHU
In November, Taapsee Pannu wrapped up the shoot of Shabaash Mithu. She wrote, “8 ki thi jab kisi ne ek Sapna dikhaya tha, ki ek din ayega jab Cricket sirf gentleman’s game nahi hoga. Humaari bhi ek team hogi, ek pehchaan hogi.. ‘Women in Blue’ Aa rahe hai hum.Shabaash Mithu was earlier scheduled to release on February 5, 2021. However, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the release was delayed.