In this film the biopic of Rani Laxmi Bai will be shown . The trailer reveals that the 31-year- old actress Kangana Ranaut plays the titular role in the film .Kangana as the epic warrior queen is sure to give you goosebumps. we saw Kangana Ranaut in Hansal Mehta’s ‘Simran’ for the last time. The queen of Jhansi was called Manikarnika, hence the name of the movie is ‘Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi’. The film will be released on January 25,2019. The film is being stuck in Controversy since its early stage, so it does not seem to have been released till the release of the film.
The story of Rani Lakshmi in the film will show how she fought for independence against the British. In the absence of a ruler, Jhansi appears to be in great peril with the East India Company attempting to seize Jhansi. The trailer also features the war sequences between Rani Laxmi Bai and East India Company.
The film’s story and screenplay is written by writer KV Vijendra Prasad, who wrote the films ‘Bahubali 2: The Conclusion‘ and ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan‘ who is also the father of the well-known director, S. S. Rajamouli. Amitabh Bachchan’s voice has been heard in teaser to increase the weight of the film. Just like Aamir Khan’s movie was in ‘Lagaan’.
‘Manikarnika’ dialogues and songs are written by Prasoon Joshi, who is currently the President of the censor board.
The trailer also has glimpses of Manikarnika’s wedding to Maharaja of Jhansi, Raja Gangadhar Rao Newalkar and her naming ritual that followed.
The story then takes an interesting turn as it shows the Kangana Ranaut’s (Rani Laxmi Bai)transformation from young widow to warrior queen who is determined to serve the people of Jhansi with every drop of her blood and sweat.
Watch the trailer of Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi here: