Gulabo Sitabo, Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana’s first film together, is one of the most-anticipated projects. Helmed by Shoojit Sircar and written by Juhi Chaturvedi, the story is set in Lucknow and circles around famous glove puppets named Gulabo and Sitabo from UP. Gulabo is the beautiful mistress while Sitabo is the homely wife. The genre of the movie is a family comedy-drama.
The makers have stirred the shooting of the film and Big B has started shooting for his role. According to the reports, Ayushmann Khurana will be accompanying the team as soon as he finishes working on his another upcoming movie titled ‘Bala’, with Bhumi Pednekar in female lead. Few days before, Senior Bachchan took to his official blog to share how excited he is for the film. He expressed: “Stepping out into another set horizon .. a venture that screams of some diligent writing and some enthusiastic preparation ..”
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 21, 2019
Today, the first look of Sr Bachchan from Gulabo Sitabo was disclosed on social media by film trade analyst- Taran Adarsh. He wrote: “Unveiling Amitabh Bachchan’s quirky character look from #GulaboSitabo… Costars Ayushmann Khurrana… Directed by Shoojit Sircar… 24 April 2020 release.” In the photograph, the actor is unrecognizable. He is sporting a long, thick beard paired with big round glasses and a prosthetic nose. According to reports, he will be playing the role of a landlord, and going by the expression on his face fans are guessing he will be grouchy. Ayushmann will play the tenant in the film.
The film is scheduled to release on 24 April 2020.