Radhika Apte is a renowned and versatile Indian actress, done awe-inspiring uphill- battle in idiosyncratic and hit movies like Padman, Parched and many others. The lady is all set to be witnessed in her upcoming project, which is a female-driven world war II drama, though yet unnamed. Sources also shared that the film will be directed and produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher (Queen of Katwe) and screenplay is written by Sarah Megan Thomas who is to co-produce the film as well.
Commencement of the principal photography of the film is all set to be held this spring and the film revolves around the real-life spies in Winston Churchill’s “secret-army”, says the source. The film along with Radhika Apte is to star ‘Stana Katic’ and ‘Sarah Megan Thomas’ the stars of Castle and Equity respectively. As per deadline.com “The film centers on British intelligence officer Vera Atkins, played by Katic, and two of the women she sends to France as spies, Virginia Hall (Thomas) and Noor Inayat Khan (Apte). Atkins is a crafty recruiter with a secret of her own. Hall is a daring American with a wooden leg who was the first female field agent and ultimately the spy the Nazi’s dubbed “the most dangerous of all,” and Khan is a pacifist of Indian descent who was the first female wireless operator. These civilian women form a sisterhood while entangled in missions to turn the tide of the war.”
The stars Sarah Megan Thomas, Stana Katic and Radhika Apte were given eminence by Bresker Kelly, Nelson Davis , Gersh, Principal LA and Curtis Brown respectively. Radhika Apte after the thumping success of Padman is going to seen next to Dev Patel in her upcoming project which is an Upcoming movie by Michael Winterbottom ‘The Wedding Guest’. Linus Roache and Rossif Sutherland are also said to feature in this upcoming WWII drama film.