Check out the first still from the upcoming real life drama ‘Aligarh‘. The first still features the lead actors Manoj Bajpai and Rajkummar Rao clicking for a selfie.
‘Aligarh’ is based on the real life incident of Dr. Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras who was professor of Marathi at Aligarh Muslim University and was suspended from his job because of his sexual orientation. Manoj Bajpai plays the character of Dr. Shrinivas while Rajkummar Rao will play the character of journalist in the film.
Check out the still right here :
The film is directed by Hansal Mehta, who previously helmed ‘Shahid’ and ‘Citylights’. The film is set to release in 2016.