Legendary Punjabi singer cum actor Gurdas Maan recently opened up about his upcoming Bollywood flick starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui which is an Indian biographical historical period drama film, written and directed by Nandita Das.
The film stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the title character of Indo-Pakistani author, writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Rasika Duggal plays the role of Manto's wife named Safiyah, Rishi Kapoor also plays a minor role in the film and so does Gurdas Maan.
Manto is based on the 1940's post-Independence period of India. The poster of the film was unveiled at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.