Mulk Teaser Out: Taapsee Pannu and Rishi Kapoor Are All Set To Amaze Us Again
We all loved Rishi Kapoor as an accused Murad Ali Mohammed while Taapsee Pannu plays his lawyer.
By Nikita Dutta
Jun 30, 2018
The teaser of Taapsee Pannu and Rishi Kapoor starrer film ‘Mulk’ has been released just a day after their roles were unveiled by the makers in their first look posters. The 50-second long video clip sets the pace for an intense courtroom drama where the leads Taapsee aka Aarti Mohammed, a defense lawyer, represents Murad Ali Mohammed (played by Rishi), a Muslim accused of being a traitor in court. According to reports, Taapsee will also be Rishi’s reel daughter-in-law.
Just The Teaser
The teaser also claims that the film shows a series of true events where a Muslim family in Varanasi is accused of treachery. It shows a shot where Rishi Kapoor shuts the doors of his house to the media, and we hear Taapsee’s voice in the background stating that he and his family are betraying the country. The Baaghi 2 actor, Prateik Babbar, whose role is still not revealed, also makes an appearance as another accused who is being taken to jail in a police van. The teaser has an evident patriotic touch to it as the lead actress delivers some power punching dialogues about what it really takes to become a nation. The last dialogue of the teaser is an exceptionally beautiful commentary on the present geopolitical scenario of the world.
Some Things More Than Just The Trailer
‘Mulk’ is directed by Anubhav Sinha which also marks his return to Bollywood as a director who had last directed Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor`s superhero film ‘Ra.One’ in 2011. Produced by Deepak Mukut and Sinha, the film has been shot in Varanasi and Lucknow. It stars Rishi Kapoor, Rajat Kapoor, Taapsee Pannu, Prachi Shah and Ashutosh Rana in prominent roles. This social-thriller is scheduled to be released on 3 August 2018.