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Kangana says Emergency gave her a deeper understanding of Indian history

Actress-director-producer Kangana Ranaut, who is gearing up for the release. Of her upcoming directorial ‘Emergency’, has shared that working on the film. Gave her a deeper understanding of modern Indian history.

‘Emergency’, which stars Kangana. As the former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, follows the events of the state of Emergency declared by Gandhi. In 1975, which is considered to be one of the darkest periods in Independent India. As all civil rights including the press freedom were curbed.

Kangna Amardeep Ranaut is an Indian actress and filmmaker who works primarily in Hindi films. Known for her portrayals of strong-willed, unconventional women in female-led films, she is the recipient 

Talking about the same Kangana shared: “Through the course of filming ‘Emergency’, learning about the events that unfolded in 1975. Gave me a deeper understanding of Indian history. People call it the darkest phase in Indian history, but. A lot of people don’t understand why Indira ji made that decision. With the film, I aspire to bring that side of the story out too. I am sure, a lot of people will view those events in a different light after watching the film.”

In 2020, Ranaut launched her own production company, Manikarnika Films, where she works as a director and a producer. She has been credited in the media as being one of the best-dressed celebrities, and is known to be outspoken. The opinions she has voiced, aligning with  ideologies, along with frequent clashes. In her personal and professional relationships, have sparked controversy.

The film also features the late Satish Kaushik, Anupam Kher, Shreyas Talpade, Mahima Chaudhry, and Milind Soman in pivotal roles.

Presented by Manikarnika Films, ‘Emergency’ is directed and produced. By Kangana Ranaut and has screenplay by Ritesh Shah and story by herself. The film is scheduled to release on November 24, 2023.

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