After designing costumes for films like JODHA AKHBAR, DEVDAS and MOHENJO DARO, designer Neeta Lulla has been brought on board as the exclusive costume designer for the Kangana Ranaut’s highly anticipated film MANIKARNIKA: THE QUEEN OF JHANSI.
NEETA LULLA AND KANGANA RANAUT
With a career spanning over 3 decades and over 300 films to her credit the 4 time national award winner, Neeta Lulla states, “It’s an honour to be associated with a film whose pivotal character has always been an inspiration to me and many other women across the world. Jhansi Ki Rani has been one of my favourite chapters in school and I’m quite excited to be working on my first women centric biopic.”
Producer Kamal Jain adds on, “We are very excited to be working with someone as iconic as Neeta Lulla for a magnificent film like ours. Her repertoire will add great layering to every character and we are certain she will do full justice to the role.”
The film is being directed by National Award-winner Krish Jagarlamudi and will go on floor this month. Produced by Zee Studios and Kamal Jain & co-produced by Nishant Pitti, MANIKARNIKA is expected to be released around April next year.