Kangana Ranaut's Historical Drama 'Manikarnika' to Release in Japan on January 3
Kangana Ranaut in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (Photo Credits: Zee Studios)

Mumbai, December 3: Kangana Ranaut's historical drama "Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi" will be releasing in Japan on January 3, 2020. Directed by Kangana and Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi, the film captures the life story of Rani Laxmibai. Zee Studios International will release the film in Japan.

On releasing the film in Japan, Vibha Chopra, Head-Global Syndication and International Film Distribution, Zee Entertainment, said: "This epic tale of Rani Laxmibai rightly showcases her valour, strengths and sacrifices! Striking chords with the audiences across the globe, 'Manikarnika' is all set for its release in Japan. Thus, becoming Zee Studio International's second outing in the territory after 'Kesari' this year. Kangana Ranaut in Manikarnika, Alia Bhatt in Gully Boy – 8 Best Performances by an Actress in the First Half of 2019.

"Taking the film far and wide to unconventional territories, we intend to showcase the rich culture of India along with the story of a true hero who courageously fought for her country." The film also stars Atul Kulkarni, Suresh Oberoi, Danny Denzongpa and Ankita Lokhande.