October 1, 2010 06:54:20 PM IST A S Mitra, Bollywood Trade News Network
Aamir Khan's much-awaited film DHOBI GHAT, directed by his wife Kiran Rao will release on 25 February, next year.
The film is about Mumbai's multicultural aspect and the life of a painter who has a temporary fling with an American women. The connecting link between the two is a dhobi. Besides Aamir Khan, the film also stars Pratiek Babbar along with Monica Dogra and Kriti Malhotra. While Khan plays a painter in the film, Babbar plays a dhobi.
The film has been in the news lately entangled in a legal case over the title when the Hindustan Kanojia Organisation of Dhobis chairman Vinod Kumar Kanojia tapped the Delhi High Court demanding a change of title before its release in theatres. But the High court rejected the appeal.
The film was expected to release on Christmas this year but it has been postponed till February next year.
The film premiered at the Toronto international film festival recently.