Since a couple of months Deepika and Irrfan starrer Sapna Didi in the news, and finally it got a release date.
After moving the audiences with their chemistry in ‘Piku’, Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan are reuniting on a biopic on ‘Sapna Didi’, a feared mafia queen of ‘80s Mumbai, Rahima Khan.
The movie also brings three stalwarts, Deepika, Irrfan and his frequent collaborator Vishal Bhardwaj, who will be making the film, together.
Bhardwaj’s long-time associate Honey Trehan will helm the crime drama.
While the flick was declared as a collaboration between Bhardwaj and Prerna Arora’s KriArj Entertainment, now Bhushan Kumar of T-Series has also joined the duet.
Bhushan Kumar says, “Deepika and Irrfan are great actors. We are really energized by the subject and are proud of associating with KriArj Entertainment and Vishal Bhardwaj Pictures on this film.”
The manufacturers have also reasserted that the film will go on floors early 2018 and will release in October next year.‘Sapna Didi’ biopic is based on one of the chapters of former investigative journalist-turned-author S Hussain Zaidi’s book 'Mafia Queens of Mumbai.