Bollywood actress Vidya Balan has resumed shooting for his upcoming venture 'Mission Mangal'. The actress took on Thursday, January 3, shared a behind the scene video from the sets of the film where the crew can be seen prepping with the camera and the crane. In the video shared by the actress, cinematographer Ravi Varman can be seen working on the camera with the rest of the crew. She captioned the post saying, "1st working day of 2019 for #MissionMangal 🤩... #jaganshakti @ravivarmandop.co #RBalki"
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'Mission Mangal' narrates the story of India's space mission which was launched on November 5 in 2013. Besides Taapsee, the film also stars Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Sharman Joshi, Kirti Kulhari and famous South Indian actress Nithya Menen. It is helmed by Jagan Shakti and will be produced by R. Balki.
On November 5, last year, Akshay announced the making of the film and also unveiled the cast. He shared a picture with the cast on Twitter and captioned it saying, "Proud and excited to bring the story of India’s Mars Mission, #MissionMangal to you. Coincidentally the mission was launched on this very date, 5th Nov. 2013. Meet the team and do share your best wishes for our shubh mangal journey. Shoot begins soon @foxstarhindi"
Meanwhile, the film was drawn into controversy as a US-based filmmaker had alleged the Atul Kasbekar directorial of copyright infringement. However, the smooth beginning of the shooting of the film might indicate that the issue is resolved. The release date of the film had also been announced as August 15, 2019.
On the personal front, Vidya Balan recently celebrated her 40th birthday with husband Siddharth Roy Kapur and family in complete retro style. All of them were seen dressed up as 70's style for the occasion.
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