We know Shakuntala Devi among the known Math Genius of our country. She needs no introduction, and thus remains the perfect choice for making a biopic on her life. The popular production company called Abundantia Entertainment is all set to embark upon a film on her life and if you check the latest reports on it, Vidya Balan is all set to play the role of the Math Guru over the silver screen. She is also known as a human computer or a mathematical wizard for calculating even complex numbers with swift calculations.
She was discovered with this ability at the tender age of five years when she quickly solved a math problem of a junior college level. Though she never had any formal education on this subject but her ability to calculate complex equations in no time has made her entry into The Guinness Book of World Records in the year 1982. She was able to portray a number of roles with her powerful persona making her be an apt choice for making a film on her life.
Now, talking about the film, it is directed by Anu Menon, who happens to be a director of London, Paris, New York that remains the popular show at the Amazon Prime Orignal. The film will be produced under the banner called Abundantia, which is the same banner that gave movies like Airlift, Baby, and Toilet-Ek Prem Katha to name a few. The Dirty Picture fame actress Vidya Balan would be playing the lead role in the movie, while Anu Menon has given the story of the film. Ishita Moitra has jotted down the dialogues of the film, while the movie will hit next summer in 2020.