The film is jointly written by Abhishek Chaubey and Vishal Bhardwaj, which stars Imran Khan, Anushka Sharma and Pankaj Kapur in pivotal roles and Shabana Azmi and Arya Babbar in supporting roles.
The music of the film is composed by Vishal Bhardwaj and lyrics are penned by Gulzar, the film is schedule to release on 11 January, 2013.
Set in the rustic surroundings of a village in Haryana, MATRU KI BIJLEE KA MANDOLA is a comedy-drama about Harry Mandola (Pankaj Kapur), a wealthy industrialist who loves his drink, his daughter Bijlee (Anushka Sharma) and the unusual bond they both share with Harry’s man friday, Matru (Imran Khan).
Much to her father’s delight, Bijlee is all set to marry Baadal (Arya Babbar), the son of a powerful politician Chaudhari Devi (Shabana Azmi). This alliance which is far from just being a simple union of two young people becomes the seed for a story that brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
Imran Khan as Matru
Anushka Sharma as Bijlee
Pankaj Kapur as Mandola
Shabana Azmi as Chaudhari Devi
Arya Babbar as Badal