Upcoming Bollywood Films: Here Is Proof That 2020 Will Have More Women-centric Films

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Here is a list to help you save the date to watch your favourite actresses in the best Bollywood women-centric films in 2020. Read more here

Written By Shrishaila Bhandary | Mumbai | Updated On:
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The upcoming year will break notions of men ruling Bollywood. The year 2020 will be the year of women. We list down some of the best watch women-centric films that will release in 2020. Some of the films are inspired by real-life stories and events.

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Deepika Padukone will essay the role of an acid attack victim in Chhapaak. Deepika has been transformed by director Meghna Gulzar to essay the role of Laxmi Agarwal, an acid-attack survivor. The film is slated to release on January 10, 2020.


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Gangubai Kathiawadi

Alia Bhatt will be starring in the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial Gangubai Kathiawadi. She will be playing the role of a brothel boss in the film. It is expected to release around mid-September in 2020. 

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Thalaivi, Panga & Dhaakad

Kangana Ranaut will be seen on a release spree next year. She will continue her legacy of women-centric movies with three films Thalaivi, Panga and Dhaakad. It will be interesting to see Kangana essay such diverse roles on-screen.

Shakuntala Devi

Vidya Balan will essay the role of Shakuntala Devi in this biopic. Shakuntala Devi was termed as the "Human-Computer' because of her fast calculation skills. The film is releasing in May 2020.


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Taapsee Pannu will be seen in another off-beat role in film Thappad. The Anubhav Sinha directorial explores women’s views on relationships. The film is set to release in March 2020.

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl

Debutante Jahnvi Kapoor will be seen in The Kargil Girl as Gunjan Saxena. She will be seen essaying the role of a pilot. The film is inspired by real-life incidents about the first female IAF pilot. In real life, Gunjan played pivotal roles in the search and rescue of injured soldiers during the Kargil war.


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