Entertainment / Mother Teresa biopic to release in 2020, casting yet to be done

Hindustan Times : Mar 11, 2019, 05:03 PM

Bollywood is now planning a biopic on Nobel laureate Mother Teresa. Written & directed by Seema Upadhyay, film will have a cast of Indian and international actors. It will be produced by Pradeep Sharma, Nitin Manmohan, Girish Johar and Prachi Manmohan. We hope we will do justice and will be able to spread message for peace, love and humanity that Mother Teresa stood. The makers are looking at releasing film in 2020.

After biopics on Bollywood stars, sportsperson and the likes, Bollywood is now planning a biopic on Nobel laureate Mother Teresa. Written and directed by Seema Upadhyay, the film will have a cast of Indian and international actors. It will be produced by Pradeep Sharma, Nitin Manmohan, Girish Johar and Prachi Manmohan.

The makers met Sister Prema Mary Pierick, the current Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity, and Sister Lynne in Kolkata recently to seek their blessings for the project on the life of the iconic nun who came from Albania to India in 1929 and set up the Missionaries of Charity in 1948.