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.