Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer ‘Manto’ trailer is out. The film is based on the real life of celebrated writer Saadat Hasan Manto.
The film features Nawazuddin as the titular character and Rasika Dugal as his wife, Safia Manto.
The trailer follows the story of Saadat Hasan Manto, a famous poet who was an important figure in India before it’s partition. He explains that his stories are nothing but a mirror to the society. However, not everyone is happy with this attitude of his and he has to face societal and legal ramifications for his unabashed sense of writing.
The film will also features Rishi Kapoor, Swara Bhasker, Ranvir Shorey, Paresh Rawal and Swanand Kirkire in pivotal roles.
Directed by Nandita Das, the film will release in India on September 21st.
Watch the trailer: