Eros International Media Ltd is gearing up to release
R. Balkis Sri Devi-starrer, English Vinglish,
worldwide on 21 September.
slice of life film, English Vinglish explores the impact
of not knowing the English language in everyday life.
The film, directed by debutante Gauri Shinde (Balkis
wife), marks the comeback of Sridevi after a 14-year
International Media Ltd managing director Sunil Lulla
said, "With English Vinglish, we are excited for
Sridevis return to acting and with Balki and Gauri
at the helm. We believe theres a lot of anticipation
around the film."
the film, Sridevi plays the central role of a housewife,
who enrolls for an English speaking course in order
to please her husband and family.
is such a natural and was the perfect choice for this
role. Not knowing English in our country is a big
deal. Three things differentiate people here
fame, money and the knowledge of English. The film
deals with her insecurities and how she shows the
world that speaking the language isnt a big
deal. I am pleased to tie-up with Eros International
who will present this film on a global platform,"
film also features French actor Mehdi Nebbou, Adil
Hussain and Priya Anand. Amitabh Bachchan makes a
trilingual, the film has been shot in Hindi, Tamil