Film Preview: Gul Panag TURNING 30 !!! (2011) Bollywood Movie - an urban story of a single woman in the metropolis of Mumbai

Turning 30 Bollywood Movie Poster

CALCUTTA, Nov 2, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) Turning 30!!! (yes - the exclamations are part of the official title of the film) is a Bollywood Hindi movie about a young urban woman in Mumbai. To be released under the banner of Prakash Jha Productions, the film is directed by Alankrita Shrivastava.

The star cast is lead by Purab Kohli, Gul Panag, Siddharth Makkar, Tillotama Shome, Jeneva Talwar, Anita Kanwar, Rahul Singh, Sameer Malhotra, Ira Dubey, Bikramjeet Kanwarpal and others. Audio songs will be released by T-Series music company.

The lyricist of the Hindi film songs are Kumaar and Prashant Pandey, and music is directed by Siddharth and Suhas.

Turning 30 !!! is Naina’s story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday.

And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there’s a lot of growing up to be done.

Set in the heart of urban Mumbai, Turning 30!!! is a humorous and heart-warming take on a single young woman’s journey of finding herself, discovering love and blossoming into a woman of substance.

The role of the 30-year old Mumbai woman is appropriately played by the smart, young and beautiful 31-year old actress-model Miss India 1999 Gul Panag. As you know, Gul has an impressive resume in the fields of acting and modeling -in addition to her numerous and very successful appearances as top brand ambassadors,  in advertisements and feature films, she is a Maxim front-page model (September 2008 issues). Gul was the Twitter Face for the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week 2009 and is a co-winner of Best Actress award at the Zee Cine Critics Awards with Ayesha Takia for the film Dor (Hindi, 2007).

Gul was in the top 10 contestants at the Miss Universe 1999 beauty pageant.

Check out some exclusive pictures from the movie launch event at the official facebook page.