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Director: Samar Shaikh
Cast: Vidya Balan, Zarina Wahab, Ali Fazal
Bobby is the eldest of three sisters way past her marriageable age.
Her father Haroon Ahmed is the head of the family who strongly objects to Bobby’s antics.
However his wife Zebonisa protects Bobby fiercely in order to get some peace and harmony at home.
Bobby first discovered her detective abilities when her matchmaking aunt sent her off to do some background checks on cheating grooms.
At thirty something Bobby dares to dream of a successful private detective business especially coming from a community where a woman’s identity is lost in dutiful marriage.
Her opportunity arrives when she comes across a customer desperately seeking her help. Will Bobby succeed in solving his case? Or can she truly understand the reason why this man has come to her?
Bobby Jasoos is about the triumph of the human spirit as she strives to solve a case that seems way beyond her capabilities.
Known for tackling unusual roles Vidya Balan defies Bollywood norms once again by trying a new genre in the form of a female detective.
Vidya Balan is the sole driving force of this film as she dons seven shades, disguises and looks in order to crack cases on hand.
The romantic angle is provided by Ali Fazal who plays Balan’s love interest. Fazal was best known for his role in Rajkumar Hirani’s 3 Idiots alongside Aamir Khan. He later appeared in the popular flick Fukrey.
Veteran actress Zarina Wahab who has appeared in countless of Hindi and Malayalam films will be seen in a prominent role in Bobby Jasoos. Not much is known about her role as the makers are keeping it under wraps.
Bobby Jasoos is all about a girl’s journey from a small town whose dream is to do something different. How she lives her life on her own terms is what the film is all about.
So judging by the unique storyline expect Bobby Jasoos to do well at the box office just like all Vidya Balan films!