New Delhi, June 10, 2020– Bollywood actor Jahnvi Kapoor is all set to bring the story of Indian Air Force’s first woman pilot in combat on Netflix, with her film Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl.
While the date has not been announced yet, Kapoor took to Instagram announce the release of the film on the streaming platform.
This isn’t just a film for me- it’s a journey that’s taught me to believe in myself. A journey I can’t wait to share with you all. About a girl who set out to do something simple, follow her dreams,” she wrote.
The film has been jointly produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios, and also features actors Pankaj Tripathi and Angad Bedi.
Producer Karan Johan, in a statement, said, “Gunjan Saxena is a defining film based on a true story about a woman who showed unparalleled courage, and inspiration to many in the coming years. We are excited to partner with Netflix and share this fearless story about following your heart and your dreams with millions around the world.”
We are focused on bringing the finest and most entertaining films to our members in India and around the world. Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is a story of pure courage and determination and we can’t wait to premiere it on Netflix. Dharma Productions, Zee Studios and the entire cast and crew have come together to make this incredibly inspiring, must see film that will move and entertain everyone,” said Monika Shergill, VP-Content, Netflix.