Bollywood is here with yet another attempt to glorify the LGBTQ community of India with the latest Badhaai Do movie. This film’s trailer that stars Bhumi Pednekar and Rajkumar Rao reveals how a lesbian woman and a gay man agree to marry each other in a small town in India. Ever since the release of the trailer, it has received overwhelming reviews. This is the basic Badhaai Do story.
Rajkumar Rao who plays the role of a gay policeman convinces a lesbian PT teacher, that is played by Bhumi to get married so that they get rid of their families. The idea of opposite sex homosexuals who get married to each other is often termed as “lavender marriage”. Have a look at the Dadhaai Do trailer.
Bhumi Pednekar On Badhaai Do Movie
Actor Bhumi Pednekar stated that her upcoming movie Badhaai Do speaks about “love and acceptance” via a sensitive vision, never employing its humor against the LGBTQ+ community to get cheap laughs.
This movie is billed as a spiritual sequel to the 2018 National Award Winning film, Badhaai Ho. In an interview, Bhumi said that she agreed to sign the movie half way via its narration as she understood the potential of this film to talk to a broader audience. She said,
The actor who is known for her socially relevant cinemas like Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, Bala, and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan stated that this film came to her without any dos and don’ts.
Pednekar further states that the full team of this movie, director Harshvardhan Kulkarni, writers Akshat Ghildia and Suman Adhikar were completely aware of portraying a crucial story with maturity on screen. She said that,
She further added that,
With Sumi who is a 32 year old character, Bhumi found a chance to enact a vulnerable character, a deviation from her strong willed parts like Durgamati and Saand Ki Aankh. Her character is of someone who is looking for love. Bhumi then adds,
She further added that,
Badhaai Do Cast
The Badhaai Do movie cast includes:
- Rajkummar Rao as Shardul Thakur
- Bhumi Pednekar as Suman “Sumi” Singh,
- Seema Pahwa as Mrs. Singh,
- Sheeba Chaddha as Mrs. Thakur,
- Lovleen Mishra
- Nitesh Pandey
- Shashi Bhushan
- Chum Darang as Chenakki,
- Deepak Arora
Bringing its second movie as part of the Badhaai Ho franchise, Badhaai Do movie by Harshavardhan Kulkarni is all ready to tickle your funny bone. Starring Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar, the trailer of this film were released recently. Taking a leaf from the original, Badhaai Do is also a family drama and a social comedy movie. In the movie, we will see Rajkummar in the character of a cop. Whereas, Bhumi will be playing the role of a PT teacher. The Badhaai Do release date has been scheduled for 11 February 2022.