Alia Gangui bai Kathyawadi
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Gangubai Kathiawadi by Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the floor

Gangubai Kathiawadi is an upcoming 2020 Indian Hindi-language biographical film written-directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The movie is produced by Bhansali and Jayantilal Gada under their respective banners Bhansali Productions and Pen India Limited.

AliaGangui bai Kathiyawadi
AliaGangui bai Kathiyawadi

It features Alia Bhatt in a lead role, and is based on a chapter of Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai about Gangubai Kathiawadi, the madam of a brothel in Kamathipura.

Shooting of the movie started on 27 December 2019 in Mumbai. The movie is scheduled for theatrical release on 11 September 2020.