Sanya Malhotra plays the role of Shakuntala Devi’s daughter in the biopic. The two are seen at loggerheads as Shakuntala Devi blames motherhood for upending her desires, while Sanya’s character wishes for a ‘normal’ mother. Explained: Who is Bibi Jagir Kaur, the new SGPC president? Also Read| Shakuntala Devi trailer release & other entertainment news recap for July 15. Official Trailer (English Subtitles) Vidya Balan stars in and as Shakuntala Devi, the world famous Indian mathematician that was popularly referred to as the "human computer." The super cool playing the superwoman. The biopic also stars Sanya Malhotra, Amit Sadh, and Jisshu Sengupta.It is all set to premiere on Amazon Prime Video on July 31. The much-anticipated trailer of Shakuntala Devi biopic, starring Vidya Balan, is here. Directed by Anu Menon. Shakuntala Devi is an upcoming biographical movie helmed by Anu Menon.The movie is jointly bankrolled by Sony Pictures Networks India and Vikram Malhotra’s Abundantia Entertainment. In the nearly three-minute video, we see Vidya aka Shakuntala Devi solving difficult problems with an ease that baffles onlookers. Speaking about playing Shakuntala Devi in the biopic, Vidya Balan said in a statement, “Stepping into the world of Shakuntala Devi was as intimidating as it was exhilarating. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. Directed and co-written by Anu Menon, Shakuntala Devi will premiere on Amazon Prime on July 31. Vidya steps into the shoes of mathematical genius Shakuntala Devi, and she seems perfect yet again but Bollywood’s habit of sensationalizing stories doesn’t seem to stop. It is the story of Shakuntala Devi who lives within the world of numbers and is fascinated by them. Shakuntala Devi is directed by Anu Menon, who has also written the screenplay, alongside Nayanika Mahtani. Chennai cop nabs mobile snatchers after dramatic bike chase, Remember the Turkish musician in 'vibing cat' meme? Calling Vidya a superwoman, she wrote, "So much fun! Shakuntala Devi is helmed by Anu Menon. Watch the official trailer from the upcoming film 'Shakuntala Devi' featuring Vidya Balan, Sanya Malhotra, Amit Sadh, Jisshu Sengupta and Prakash Belawadi directed by Anu Menon Official Trailer (English Subtitles) Vidya Balan stars in and as Shakuntala Devi, the world famous Indian mathematician that was popularly referred to as the "human computer." Her story is inspirational and makes you see how if we believe in ourselves, the world is our oyster. The movie premieres worldwide on Prime Video July 30. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines. There are many which seem extremely relatable with Indian mothers. 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With Vidya Balan, Sanya Malhotra, Jishu Sengupta, Amit Sadh. The Indian Express is now on Telegram. The film is a biopic of the mathematical genius Shakuntala Devi, who earned the nickname of ‘human computer’ for her dazzling skill with numbers. Shakuntala Devi, a mathematician's journey to become 'The Human Computer' and her … Apart from Vidya Balan and Sanya Malhotra, Shakuntala Devi also features Amit Sadh and Jisshu Sengupta in pivotal parts. From going to London to pursue her ambition to finally marrying the man of her dreams, everything looks like a cakewalk for Shakuntala Devi until she becomes a mother. Not only Akshay Kumar but Taapsee Pannu also appreciated Vidya Balan and she shared the Shakuntala Devi trailer on her Twitter account. Shakuntala Devi's trailer released today afternoon and has been garnering praises.However, the Twitterverse also seems to be having a meme fest over the trailer and Vidya Balan's dialogues. 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