The trailer of Ayushmann Khurrana's Bala dropped today and looking at it one can say that it promises to be a laughter riot! It stars Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam in the lead role and a recent poster shared b Pednekar shows the actress smirking while she decides to ditch the fairness cream. However, the post did not go well with many netizens and a few questioned her dusky look. "Wish industry had dark-skinned actresses to properly portray the struggle. But it'll be way too long before that happens. Until then this is what we get. Painted faces", "Why is her face painted brown", "This is wrong on so many levels", read some of the comments on the post. Take a look at the poster below-
The trailer of Bala was unveiled on Thursday and it promises another laugh riot. Ayushmann plays a balding man and also joins hands once again with his lead actresses of two of his well-known films, Vicky Donor and Shubh Mangal Savdhaan, Yami Gautam and Bhumi Pednekar. His character was named ‘Bala’ for his flowy hair, but then fate had different plans for him. Be it being mocked by people, being dumped by girlfriend or ‘scaring’ people, he faces it all. He tries all possible means to resolve it, including applying buffalo’s dung, but nothing works. After some hilarious situations over his receding hairline, he finally gets a wig. His new thick crop helps him in wooing Yami Gautam and marrying her. But that is only a temporary solution and he decides to have a hair transplant.
Watch the trailer of the film below-
Bala is Ayushmann’s third film this year. The actor started the year with Article 15, which was unanimously lauded by the critics. The movie, directed by Anubhav Sinha, highlighted the caste equations in UP, and was a success at the box office, earning over Rs 60 crore. He then featured in Dream Girl, which is set to be the biggest hit of his career. The movie is inching its way to the Rs 150-crore club.
As for Bhumi Pednekar, she will be seen in Saand Ki Aankh along with Taapsee Pannu.
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