New Delhi: The trailer of the much-awaited Rashmi Rocket was released on Thursday. The trailer showcases the story of athlete Rashmi, whose life experiences drastic changes after undergoing a gender test.
The constant media glare affects Rashmi’s career and she decides to challenge every obstacle and seeks justice. The trailer shows Rashmi’s journey from a tiny village to athletic contests, courtrooms and beyond.
The film is “inspired by the struggle of several female athletes.” The film stars Priyanshu Painyuli as Rashmi’s love interest, Abhishek Banerjee as a lawyer and Supriya Pathak essaying the role of her mother.
Taapsee Pannu shared a teaser on social media on Thursday morning. “On your marks aur get set toh ho chuka hai , ab bas go hona baaki hai. Rashmi, rocket ki speed se aa rahi hai aaj 6:30 baje,” she wrote.
The film directed by Akarsh Khurana and co-produced by Ronnie Screwvala, Neha Anand and Pranjal Khandhdiya, Rashmi Rocket is scheduled for release on Zee5 on October 15.