The first look of the biopic on legendary
leader and former Chief Minister of Odisha late Sri Biju Patnaik ‘Biju Babu’
was officially unveiled near the birthplace of Biju Patnaik in Cuttack on
January 15. Hundreds of fans and movie lovers gathered at the venue to see the
first look of the movie.
Ollywood superstar Anubhav Mohanty will be
featuring in this upcoming movie, based on the life and ideology of Biju
Patnaik. The movie will be directed by national award-winning Odia filmmaker
Sri Nila Madhab Panda. The film is being made under the banner of Prakash Films
and Akshay Parija Productions.
The film is set to release in the first
week of April this year. With the election for the State Legislative Assembly
and Lok Sabha round the corner, the film is definitely going to be a talking
point among the people, as the ruling BJD would try to exploit the sentiment of
the people to gain votes.