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GUNJAN SAXENA WILL FINALLY HIT THE SMALL SCREENS , DHARMA ANNOUNCED IT TO STREAM ON NETFLIX

By Navjot Bains . 9th June 2020 01:51pm
GUNJAN SAXENA WILL FINALLY HIT THE SMALL SCREENS , DHARMA ANNOUNCED IT TO STREAM ON NETFLIX

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is an upcoming Indian Hindi biopic film directed by Sharan Sharma and produced under Dharma Productions and Zee Studios. The film features Janhvi Kapoor in the lead role of Indian Air Force pilot Gunjan Saxena, the first female and Indian woman airforce pilot in combat along with Srividya Rajan. It also features Pankaj Tripathi and Angad Bedi in supporting roles.

 

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, starring Janhvi Kapoor in the lead role, is set to premiere on Netflix. The official Twitter handle of the streaming giant made the announcement on Tuesday.

 

Netflix shared a video with the caption, “”Plane ladka udaye ya ladki, usse pilot hi kehte hain”- Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl, arriving soon. #GunjanSaxenaOnNetflix”



 

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is the latest film to have an OTT release.  Ayushmann Khurrana-Amitabh Bachchan film Gulabo Sitabo and Vidya Balan starrer biopic Shakuntala Devi are already heading to Amazon Prime Video.

 

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl went on floors in Lucknow in February 2019 and was previously scheduled to have a theatrical release on April 24, 2020. But owing to the nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the makers decided to have a digital release.

 

Janhvi Kapoor shared the poster and the teaser on her Instagram handle . She wrote

anhvikapoor Gunjan Saxena - The Kargil Girl • This isn’t just a film for me- it’s a journey that’s taught me to believe in myself. A journey I can’t wait to share with you all. About a girl who set out to do something simple, follow her dreams.

#GunjanSaxena - #TheKargilGirl coming soon on Netflix.

#GunjanSaxenaOnNetflix @dharmamovies @zeestudiosofficial @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @pankajtripathi @angadbedi @itsviineetkumar @manavvij @sharansharma @netflix_in @zeemusiccompany

 

The producer of the film Karan Johar took to his Instagram  and he also shared the teaser and the poster of the film.

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#GunjanSaxena - #TheKargilGirl

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The release date of the film is yet to be announced.  The teaser features the real pictures of the real life Gunjan Saxena along with the voice overs by Janhvi Kapoor.