Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao starrer ‘Newton’ poster is out. The film is a black comedy set in a Naxal-affected town of Chhattisgarh.
Rajkummar Rao plays a government clerk, Newton Kumar, on election duty who is tasked with conducting hassle-free voting in the area beset with frequent skirmishes between security forces and Naxalites. T
The poster features Rajkummar Rao on the run with the EVM (Electronic Voting Machine) and has the intriguing tagline “Seedha Aadmi Ulti Duniya!”.
Rajkummar shared the poster and wrote, “He is coming. #Newton #SeedhaAadmiUltiDuniya.”
He is coming. #Newton #SeedhaAadmiUltiDuniya. pic.twitter.com/TLYc5MeXFI
— Rajkummar Rao (@RajkummarRao) June 13, 2017
The film is produced by Manish Mundra of Drishyam Films, best known for films like Masaan and Ankhon Dekhi. Newton had also won the CICAE Art Cinema Award in the Forum segment at 67th Berlin International Film Festival.
Directed by Amit Masurkar, the movie also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil, Raghuvir Yadav and Sanjay Mishra.
The film is slated to release on August 18 and will clash with Shraddha Kapoor’s most awaited film ‘Haseena Parker’.