(Last Updated On: 22 August, 2019)

2019 has been a crucial year for Bollywood actress Vidya Balan that includes in a game-changing picture like Mission Mangal. Vidya Balan’s debut internet series, based on India’s first and solely lady Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, has finally got a director.

Vidya Balan

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Vidya has bought the rights to Sagarika Ghose’s book Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister.  The series is primarily based on the book.

Ritesh Batra to direct Vidya Balan’s series

Ritesh Batra to direct Vidya Balan's debut web series

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The series is going to helmed by Ritesh Batra, director of The Lunchbox, leading Irrfan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Vidya Balan’s new digital series

Turns out, Vidya is following Akshay’s footsteps and finding out on problems relevant to the country. A show on Indira Gandhi can certainly be a motivating watch. Thus we cannot wait to examine Vidya trying like our former PM.

Viday Balan to portray Indira Gandhi

Earlier this year, Vidya proclaimed plans to work on an online series primarily based on Gandhi’s life.
Batra’s last release was Photograph, that released earlier this year.

Vidya Balan’s latest film- Mission Mangal

Vidya Balan, Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu in mission mangal

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Meanwhile, Vidya was last seen in Jagan Shakti’s July 4 providing Mission Mangal. It additionally stars Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari, Nithya Menen and Sharman Joshi. The film traces the lives of ISRO scientists behind the flourishing launch of Mangalyaan. It attained Rs 97.56 crore within four days of its release.


Vidya can next be seen within the short film Natkhat, that she is additionally producing.

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