Feeling hopeful with a billion others? Yeah, us too! Finally, Bollywood is coming out of its shitty-masala-movie-or-biopics-on-irrelevant-people comfort zone and giving us a ray of sunshine with such initiatives.
The teaser for Vidya Balan starrer biopic on ‘Human Computer’ Shakuntala Devi has released and it looks promising.
— Filmfare (@filmfare) September 16, 2019
FYI, Shakuntala Devi was an Indian writer and mental calculator, popularly known as ‘Human Computer‘. She wrote a book called The World of Homosexuals and it is regarded as the first study of homosexuality in India.
Twitter lauded the news in large numbers:
— Aavishkar (@aavishhkar) September 16, 2019
— मणिकर्णिका 💯 % fb (@Mrinal_Manjari5) September 16, 2019
#ShakuntalaDevi the mathematical genius of India popularly known as the "Human Computer" who could calculate anything even faster than the computer.
Excited to watch the GENIUS on the Big Screen. @vidya_balan
Some of Shakuntala Devi's celebrated feats ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/qSFT2BfyAY
— Prakruti (प्रकृति) (@PrakrutiTweets) September 16, 2019
And it will be awesome for sure ! pic.twitter.com/qAmm798FVI
— Bhaumil Patel ™👓 (@ImBhaumil) September 16, 2019
— Isha (@Ishagoy258) September 16, 2019
Shakuntala Devi was known as a 'Human Computer' for solving complex mathematical problems and had also been awarded with ‘The Guinness Book of World Records’. Movies like this inspires the youth to work harder and overcome all the challenges of life.@vidya_balan #ShakuntalaDevi pic.twitter.com/g4mikJG7Rc
— Raj Tewari (@RajTewari13) September 16, 2019
— Sanskriti (@snskrtmshr) September 16, 2019
— Samar Anand (@itssid_11) September 16, 2019
— Narsingh Priyakant 😍😎 (@viratian095) September 16, 2019
We sure are equally excited to see how this turns out!