The first poster of Gul Makai –biopic based on the life of Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai is out and actress Reem Shaikh is seen having an uncanny resemblance with the young Pakistani peace activist. Through the poster, the makers of the film introduced the leading lady, Reem Shaikh who will be essaying the role of Malala. Produced by Anand Kumar, the film will demonstrate distinctive shades and reality of the extreme circumstances which Malala experienced while raising her voice for the girl education.

Today at the poster launch actress Divya Dutta, Ajaz Khan,Reem Shaikh, choreographer Ganesh Acharya and Ragini Khanna were present.  The shooting of the biopic will resume from September. Part of the film has already been shot in Bhuj and Mumbai in 2016. Later, the cast and crew deferred the shoot of the film in Kashmir due to strained situations. (ALSO READ: Varun Dhawan Gives Us A Glimpse Of His Leading Lady In Soojit Sircar’s October – View Pic)

Kumar is happy with the first edits and is excited to resume the shoot of the film. He credits director Amjad Khan for capturing great visuals and bringing out the core reality to the silver screen. “The biopic is 50 per cent finished and I am super curious to bring it to the silver screen soon. We have already shot the war sequences and other important schedules. Now we will be shooting with our ‘Malala’ in Kashmir,” Anand said in a statement.

The crew will start the shoot amid tight security. They have already shot the war scenes in extreme locations as it demonstrates the untouched subjects which had a major effect on Malala’s life.

With inputs from IANS