Aligarh : Manoj Bajpai
Aligarh is an upcoming movie of Manoj Bajpai, Aligarh is a 2016 Indian biographical drama film directed by Hansal Mehta and Written by Apurva Asrani.
Manoj Bajpai and Rajkumar Rao are in lead roles
The first look of Manoj Bajpai's role of a gay professor in director Hansal Mehta’s next film ‘Aligarh’ is out. In the picture, award winning actor Manoj Bajpai with his grey hair, beard and a brown suit, is seen clinging on to his bag.Director Hansal Mehta, who won National Award for his last release ‘Shahid’, is also co-producing Aligarh. ‘Aligarh’ is reportedly based on the real life incident of Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who was terminated from his job because of his sexuality. Siras, who was the professor of Marathi at the Aligarh Muslim University, later committed suicide.
Aligarh Official Trailer 2016 : Manoj Bajpai and Rajkumar Rao
Rajkumar Rao, who was also part of Shahid, will play the role of a journalist in the film, which is likely to release later this year.