The Bollywood star Ali Fazal is going to share the screen for the first time, with Oscar award winning actor Judi Dench in his upcoming Hollywood film, Victoria & Abdul. He has previously done the movies like 3 Idiots, Fukrey and Happy Bhag Jayegi. He made his debut in 2008 with the movie, The Other End of the Line.
Recently, the trailer of the movie was released. It stole our hearts and we couldn’t take our eyes off due to its simplicity and historical magnanimity. The trailer itself shows the fabulous job done by Ali Fazal. Judi Dench and Ali Fazal’s on-screen camaraderie is indeed commendable.
Now, the first look poster of Victoria & Abdul is revealed. Ali Fazal is posing in a royal look.
In the poster, the actor looks splendidly handsome. He is sporting a beard look for the role and is donning a turban too. He is posing in a royal red-colored uniform in the character poster. This is the first poster released by the makers of the movie.
Victoria & Abdul is based on a novel by Shrabani Basu. The story revolves around the relationship shared by Queen Victoria and Abdul, who was a Munshi in her government. It also shows his journey of becoming one of the most powerful figures in the court. It tells the fiction of the final years of Queen Victoria when she had a special bond with an Indian clerk. Moreover, The story of the movie depicts the endearing tale of an unlikely friendship and the rise of Abdul Karim as one of the most dominant court men in the Victorian Empire.
Judi Dench is playing the role of Queen Victoria along with Ali Fazal, who is playing the character of Abdul. Stephen Frears is directing the movie and is releasing on September 15 this year.
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