Rani Mukherji in Deepa Mehta’s “Midnight’s Children”
Rani Mukherji has been signed up by internationally acclaimed director Deepa Mehta for her forthcoming film which will be based on Salman Rushdie’s novel “Midnight’s Children” which has won the 1981 Booker Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in the same year.
The book is the only Indian novel on Time’s list of the 100 best English-language novels since its founding in 1923.
Deepa has already roped in Shabana Azmi, Seema Biswas and Nandita Das for this film. The shooting will start soon and filmed in India and Pakistan.