Amitabh Bachchan has to defend Taapsee Pannu again, this time it is murder.
Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu are all set for their second collaboration after Pink. The duo has teamed up for Sujoy Ghosh’s upcoming thriller Badla. Which is the official adaptation of the Spanish film The Invisible Guest. Sujoy Ghosh has woven an intriguing tale in Badla with Amitabh’s lawyer Badal Gupta as the audience’s stand-in.
The trailer of Badla opens with Bachchan’s voice over, “Badla lena har baar sahi nahi hota, lekin maaf kar dena bhi har baar sahi nahi hota” (It’s not always right to take revenge but it’s also not right to always forgive). Where Taapsee’s character who has been accused of murder and Big B’s character Badal Gupta who is her lawyer.
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) February 11, 2019
Sach saabit karna aasaan nahi hota, par saabit kiye bina woh sach, sach nahi hota. Unveil the truth with Badal Gupta in the #BadlaTrailer https://t.co/u62f57ksY3@SrBachchan @Taapsee @sujoy_g @gaurikhan @SunirKheterpal @PuriAkshai @_GauravVerma @redchilliesent @iamazure
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) February 12, 2019
The story of the film revolves around a murder mystery, where Taapsee Pannu becomes the primary suspect and the only savior for her is Badal Gupta (Amitabh Bachchan) who enjoys a 100 percent track record in his investigating career of 4 decades.
Talking about the movie Taapsee said, “I am very excited about this film. People wait to work with him and I got to work with him twice in two years. It gives me a lot of excitement and I hope the magic gets repeated. When people say, Bachchan sir and I are a hit pair, it excites me,”
Sach nazar ke saamne hai, par nazar jhooth par hai .
Watch the twisted truth trapped in a web of lies in the #BadlaTrailer : https://t.co/a858GuzI1Y@Taapsee @sujoy_g @iamsrk @gaurikhan @SunirKheterpal @PuriAkshai @_GauravVerma @redchilliesent @iamazure
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) February 12, 2019
The film also features Manav Kaul and Amrita Singh in pivotal roles and is helmed by Sujoy Ghosh and produced by Shah Rukh Khan under his banner Red Chillies Entertainment along with Azure Entertainment and is set to hit the screen on March 8, 2019