Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi is an upcoming Indian epic biographical film based on the life of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi. her war against the British East India Company, during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
It is being directed by Krish and produced by Zee Studios in association with Kamal Jain & Nishant Pitti. Kangana Ranaut plays the titular role of Rani Laxmibai. Principal photography on the film began in May 2017. Initially, the film was scheduled to release on 27 April 2018 but was postponed to be released in January 2019.
Cast - Kangana Ranaut as Rani Laxmibai
Jisshu as Gangadhar Rao
Atul Kulkarni as Tatya Tope
Sonu Sood as Sadashiv
Suresh Oberoi as Peshwa Bajirao II
Vaibhav Tatwawaadi as Puran Singh
Ankita Lokhande as Jhalkaribaii
Release Date - January 25, 2019
Genre - Biographical
Directed by - Krish
Produced by - Zee Studios
Written by - K. V. Vijayendra Prasad (Story)
Prasoon Joshi (Songs)
Screenplay by - K. V. Vijayendra Prasad
Music by - Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy
Cinematography - Gnana Shekar V.S.
Edited by - Suraj Jagtap
Production Company - Kairos Kontent Studios
Distributed by - Zee Studios
Country - India
Language - Hindi