The first posters of Rishi Kapoor and Taapsee Pannu-starrer Mulk have been lately dropped by the makers. The posters were shared on the official Twitter handles of Rishi Kapoor and film trade analyst Taran Adarsh on Thursday. Going by the poster, the film looks like a full-fledged courtroom drama following the league of Jolly LLB 2, Pink, No One Killed Jessica and Damini. The shooting of the film took place in Benaras and Lucknow. It is the first time Taapsee Pannu is sharing screen space with Rishi Kapoor.
Film critic Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter handle to share the posters, wherein the National award-winning star along with veteran actor Rishi Kapoor look intense.
"Rishi Kapoor and Taapsee Pannu... First look posters of #Mulk... Teaser out tomorrow... Directed by Anubhav Sinha...Produced by Deepak Mukut and Anubhav Sinha... 3 Aug 2018 release," he wrote.
Rishi Kapoor and Taapsee Pannu... First look posters of #Mulk... Teaser out tomorrow... Directed by Anubhav Sinha... Produced by Deepak Mukut and Anubhav Sinha... 3 Aug 2018 release. pic.twitter.com/dMt3I2IzQ5— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 28, 2018
A day later, the makers of Mulk dropped the teaser of the film that managed to create some noise on social media. Based on real life incidents, Mulk boasts of stellar star cast including Rishi Kapoor, Rajat Kapoor, Taapsee Pannu, Prachi Shah and Ashutosh Rana in pivotal roles. Rishi Kapoor will be essaying the role of Murad Ali Mohammed, for whom Taapsee Pannu will be fighting at the court as his lawyer. The lead actor Rishi Kapoor as Mohammed is seen facing atrocities in the hands of his own people while his family members try to defend him.
The film, which also stars Prateik Babbar, Rajat Kapoor, Ashutosh Rana, Manoj Pahwa and Neena Gupta, is presented by Kamal Mukut and Soham Rockstar Entertainment. Helmed by Anubhav Sinha, the movie will hit the theatres on August 3.