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The real story of Alia Bhatt's character Gangubai Kathiawadi

Alia Bhatt is all set to bring the character of Gangubai Kathiawadi, one of the most dreaded women of Mumbai's underworld to life in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next Bollywood movie.

Alia Bhatt is all set to bring the character of Gangubai Kathiawadi, one of the most dreaded women of Mumbai's underworld to life in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next Bollywood movie.
In This Image: Alia Bhatt
Recently, Alia released the first look of her character, one of the first look poster features older Alia as the Mafia queen, where the other one shows younger version of the actress.

The film is based on the life of Gangubai Kathiawadi, a young girl sold into prostitution by her boyfriend, who later becomes the madam of a brothel in Kamathipura.

The film is based on the life of Gangubai Kathiawadi, a young girl sold into prostitution by her boyfriend, who later becomes the madam of a brothel in Kamathipura.
Here are some few things you need to know: Gangubai was a brothel owner in Kamathipura , she advocated for rights of sex workers.

Gangubai Kathiawadi is written-directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Gangubai Kathiawadi is written-directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali
And produced by Bhansali and Jayantilal Gada under their respective banners Bhansali Productions and Pen India Limited.