Manoj Bajpayee’s ‘Aligarh’ to premiere at 20th BIFF

Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee’s film “Aligarh”, which is directed by Hansal Mehta, will be premiered at the 20th Busan International Film Festival.

Manoj took to micro-blogging website Twitter where he congratuated his entire cast and crew members for the movie being premiered at the festival, which is to be held in South Korea from October 1 to 10.

“So our film ALIGARH premieres at BUSAN FILM FESTIVAL. congratulations to each and every member of the team.@mehtahansal @RajkummarRao @Apurv,” Manoj tweeted.

“Aligarh”, which also features Rajkummar Rao, is based on the real life incident of Dr. Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras whose services as professor were terminated because of his sexual orientation.

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