Produced by Mukesh Bhatt and Vishesh Bhatt, 'Begum Jaan' is co-produced by Sakshi Bhatt and Shree Venkatesh Films.
Helmed by National Award winner Srijit Mukherji, 'Begum Jaan' is a Hindi adaptation of Mukherji's stellar Bengali offering 'Rajkahini'.
'Begum Jaan' has one of the biggest and most powerful ensemble cast, with Ila Arun, Gauahar Khan, Pallavi Sharda, Rajit Kapoor, Ashish Vidyarthi, Chunky Pandey, Pitobash, Poonam Rajput, Ridheema Tiwari, Flora Saini, Priyanka Setia, Mishti Chakraborty, Sumit Nijhawan, Rajesh Sharma, Vivek Mushran in pivotal roles and Naseeruddin Shah, making a guest appearance in the film.
Everyone is in much anticipation to watch Vidya Balan and her badass attitude conquer screens! Vidya plays the title role of the madam of a brothel in the film.
'Begum Jaan' is touted to be a high-voltage denouement, a strong women protagonist commercial cinema, created by master craftsman Srijit Mukherji, according to Milind Dabke, Head, Play Entertainment.
'Begum Jaan' will release in cinemas on 14th April 2017.