Mitali Raj hopes her biopic titled “Shabaash Mithu”, starring Taapsee Pannu in the lead, will inspire young girls to take up cricket.
Mitali Raj, captain of the Indian women’s national cricket team in Tests and ODI’s.She hopes her biopic inspires young girls to play sport. The biographical drama will be directed by Rahul Dholakia, who made movies like Raees, Lamhaa, and Parzania.
Mitali Raj said, “I’m happy that there is a biopic on my story because a lot will be shown about the struggles of a women cricketer.
There are a lot of girls who wish to play cricket but feel there is no scope for them to grow. This film will definitely increase their spirit again.
The first look of the film was unveiled last month and it was a great response by the audience.
“Shabaash Mithu” will release the theatres on February 5, next year.