Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl – Release Date and Where to Watch

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Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is an Indian Hindi-language biographical film. The first announcement about the film came back on 26 December 2018. The development has been updating the progress of the series through social media blog posts a press release.  Indian television series and films have a wide audience base around the globe with more than a million active followers. Many films have been launched through video-on-demand services reaching various regions of different parts of the countries. The story of the film is based on the life history of the first Indian female air-force pilot in combat pilot Gunjan Saxena. Principle photography of the film was completed around the month of October.

The film is directed by Sharan Sharma. It is produced by Karan Johar, Zee Studios, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta. The story of the film is written by Nikhil Mehrotra and Sharan Sharma. As we knew that the story of the film is based on the autobiography of the Indian pilot which includes a lot of background work. As announced earlier the film is the co-production between two companies in the entertainment industry. The production companies involved in producing the television series are Dharma Productions and Zee Studios.

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl Release Date

The film was initially planned to be released on 13 March 2020. Later due to the outbreak of the deadly virus the film was rescheduled for the theatrical release on 24 April 2020. On seeing the ongoing unavoidable circumstance the Netflix has used the opportunity and bought the distribution rights from the development. Soon after the acquisition, Netflix has announced through social networking sites. It has been finalized that the film will be released on 12 August 2020 through an online video streaming platform, Netflix. Based on the latest information from the development crew it has become evident that there won’t be any more changes in the release date of the film. fans can enjoy the autobiography as announced.

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It’s evident that video-on-demand services are the next generation entertainment medium. Soon after the lockdown many series and films have bypassed the traditional theatrical release and choose to release through the digital medium. Subscribers are provided ultimate control to choose films from the films.

Cast details of the film are revealed during the progress of the film. Many actors have delivered skillfully acting experience throughout the film. Janhvi Kapoor as Gunjan Saxena acts as the main cast delivering the life history of Gunjan Saxena. Pankaj Tripathi acts as a Gunjan’s father while narrating the early life history. Angad Bedi as Gunjan’s brother supporting her throughout her carrier to pursue her dream as a piolet. Manav Vij, Vineet Kumar Singh, Ayesha Raza Mishra are the supporting performance artists delivering the performance in creating life history. The remaining cast details of the film will be revealed a few days before the release date.


As we know that the plot details of the film will be revealed during the release date. It’s too early expecting the plot details of the film. Most of the autobiography explains the life history of the starting from early life, academic carrier along with the achievements and awards received. It will be great to watch the life history of the young woman who achieved her long time dream and becomes successful in her carrier. As of now, these are the information related to the plot details of the film.