Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s ’12th Fail’ books October 27 as release date

Mumbai, August 10, 2023.

Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film “12th Fail” is set to hit the screens on October 27, the makers announced on Thursday. Based on Anurag Pathak’s best-selling novel about the incredible journey of IPS officer Manoj Kumar Sharma and IRS officer Shraddha Joshi, the movie stars Vikrant Massey in the lead.

Described as a glimpse into the journey of students who prepare for the prestigious UPSC exams, “12th Fail” is produced by Zee Studios.

Chopra, known for films such as “Parinda”, “1942: A Love Story”, and “Mission Kashmir”, said his new film stands as a tribute to the honest officers who safeguard the Constitution of India and the countless students who aspire to follow in their footsteps.