First Look: Kriti Sanon, Pankaj Tripathi's Mimi' based on surrogacy


After ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’, Kriti Sanon and Panjaj Tripathi reunite for a new film titled, ‘Mimi’ based on surrogacy. The first look is very touching and it shows a newborn child holding by two hands.

Sharing the first look, Kriti Sanon wrote, "Life is a journey filled with unexpected miracles. Get ready for a journey like never before, #Mimi! This one's gonna be so special." The fans are highly impressed with the poster and it garnered over one lakh likes on Instagram.

‘Mimi’ is a Hindi remake of 2010 Marathi movie Mala Aai Vhhaychy, which featured Samruddhi Porey, Urmila Kanitkar, Sulabha Deshpande and Stacy Bee in pivotal roles. The original film also won a National Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi in the year 2011. ‘Mimi’ helmed by Laxman Utekar in Hindi revolves around the acceptance of the concept of surrogacy in India. The film will be produced by Dinesh Vijan.

Pankaj Tripathi also also shared his excitement on working with Kriti Sanon again.  "There's a thrill in telling poignant stories and then there's a thrill in telling ones that are based on true events. Mimi is one such tale," Vijan said in a statement.

"It explores a beautiful relationship between a woman who never wanted to be a mother and one who can't wait to be one. What's unexpected about the story is the humorous vein that runs through it and that's what makes Mimi exciting," he added.