Unlike Srijith Mukherji’s Rajkahini, where apart from the Begum Jaan all the other 10 girls’ roles were played by established Bengali actresses, Vidya Balan’s film has many unknown faces.
Begum Jaan box office collection day 3: Vidya Balan film collected Rs 4.03 crore on Sunday.
Vidya Balan looks back in (some) anger – at days of being fat-shamed, at struggling to find her feet in Hindi cinema, and channeling that fury in her art.
The Vidya Balan story is not yet over. As first reactions for Begum Jaan trickle in, a look at the long and arduous journey the Chembur girl has struck.
Gauahar Khan played one of the 11 prostitutes in Vidya Balan’s Begum Jaan.
Mahesh Bhatt upset with Pakistan’s censor board for not granting the permission to screen Begum Jaan in Pakistan.
Begum Jaan audience reaction: Vidya Balan is receiving a lot of love for her character of a madam of a brothel but the direction of the movie failed to impress many.
Begum Jaan movie review: The climax is full of fire and faux brimstone and lots of speechifying, as the ladies of easy virtue become a gun-toting ‘fauj’.
Vidya Balan’s Begum Jaan is expected to earn maximum Rs 11 crore at the box office.
Earlier, there were reports suggesting that the CBFC has raised an objection on usage of some words that they feel is a derogatory reference to the transgender community.
Begum Jaan song Murshida: Arijit Singh’s voice is the soul of this track in the Vidya Balan film.
Vidya Balan will be playing the madam of a brothel in her new film Begum Jaan.
Vidya Balan is prepping up for her next release, Begum Jaan in which she plays the title role.
Begum Jaan song O Re Kaharo: The song gives an intense glimpse of the film and you will be left shivering after listening to these Kausar Munir’s lyrics.
Begum Jaan song Azaadiyan: This Anu Malik composition will give you goosebumps as the song showcases the riots that took place after the India-Pakistan Partition in 1947.