Vidya Balan’s Shakuntala Devi will be the next major film in Indian Cinema to directly skip its theatrical release and release it online. Amazon Prime Video bagged the movie’s streaming rights, and it will be streamed on the platform from July 31st. The trailer of the movie will be out tomorrow.
The film is based on the life of mathematician Shakuntala Devi, who is also known as the human-computer. Shakuntala Devi was a Math wizard who was discovered at the age of five when she solved a math problem meant for 18-year-old students. Shakuntala Devi is written by Anu Menon, along with Nayanika Mahtani. Anu has also directed the film. It stars Jisshu Sengupta, Sanya Malhotra, and Amit Sadh in supporting roles.