‘Manikarnika-The Queen of Jhansi’: Kangana Ranaut looks regal in red saree

The first look of Kangana Ranaut as the queen of Jhansi from the much-awaited film, ‘Manikarnika-The Queen of Jhansi’ was unveiled and Kangana looked regal in a red saree and statement jewellery. Kangana defines royal beauty and it is he first time the actress will be seen in the role of a queen. She sparks magic.

Shariq paPatelCEO Zee Studios, said, "Manikarnika salutes the extraordinary journey of India’s fiercest warrior queen. Rani Lakshmi bai sacrificed her life, fighting for freedom and proud to bring this epic journey to screen and inspire future generations. We are excited to launch the teaser on Gandhi Jayanti and we are confident it will win hearts."

She said, "I am proud of this film, and of portraying a character who empowers and inspires. We have put in our heart, blood and sweat into making this film. Manikarnika will make every Indian Proud. I am ecstatic to showcase the teaser to everyone on the special occasion of Gandhi Jayanti."

Producer Kamal Jain said in a media statement, "It has been an honour to present the life story of One of India’s bravest warriors on the big screen. He added that the film captures multiple-facets of Rani Lakhsmibai who was not only a great warrior but also an outstanding human being whose courage resonates with people even today."

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi is slated to release on the eve of Republic Day, 25th January 2019 and is produced by Zee Studios and Kamal Jain.