Sharmila Tagore returns to acting after 11 years with Gulmohar
Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore is back! Yes, the yesteryear beauty who is known for her acting skills is set to return to movies after a gap of 11 years. Saif Ali Khan‘s charming mother will be seen in Gulmohar. The movie also features Manoj Bajpayee and Amol Palekar along with Suraj Sharma and Simran Rishi Bagga in pivotal roles.
Gulmohar is directed by Rahul Chittella and is slated to release in August 2022 on the OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar
Sharmila Tagore who was last seen in the 2010 romantic-comedy “Break Ke Baad” starring Deepika Padukone and Imran Khan, said she is thrilled to be back.
“After a considerable gap, I am very happy to be in the familiar and well-loved ambience of a film set. I agreed almost immediately to be a part of Team Gulmohar – after the moving narration of this heartwarming and beautifully written story. It is a very layered and absorbing family drama. And I am sure many will enjoy watching it together with their loved ones in the comfort of their home,” she said.
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Gulmohar revolves around the multi-generation Batra family who are all set to move out of their 34-year-old family home. This moving out triggers a re-discovery of the bonds while grappling with personal secrets and insecurities. Sharmila Tagore will be seen playing the family matriarch of the Batra family in the emotional family drama.
Gulmohar is a Fox Star Studios production in association with Chalkboard Entertainment and Autonomous Works.