Indian bollywood action-thriller movie Naam Shabana is directed by Shivam Nair under the production banner of Cape of Good Films, Reliance Entertainment & Friday Filmworks. Naam Shabana is confirmed to be as a spin-off (it's not Prequel or sequel)of Taapsee Pannu, one of the small character from the 2015 movie Baby. The movie Naam Shabana stars Taapsee Pannu as the proper main lead, while Anupam Kher, Elli Avram, Manoj Bajpai & Prithviraj Sukumaran in the main supporting roles. The main character of baby Ajay Singh Rajput which was played by Akshay Kumar will be playing a special cameo role in the movie.
The movie Naam Shabana revolves around the main female lead character named 'Shabana Kaif' life, which is played by gorgeous Taapsee Pannu. The movie will capture her journey from her early life to 'how she joined secret agent group called Baby'. Well we don't need to mention that the suspense and thrill will be same as Baby because it's another Neeraj Pandey movie. Naam Shabana may include the Nepal mission which was conduted by Akshay & Taapsee in Baby (we are not sure though).
The first look of the movie was unveiled on 21st February, 2017. The first look of the movie shows Taapsee Pannu in white kurti along with red sardine. The first look itself looks very intense & promising and the reflection of Akshay Kumar in the first look is just icing on the cake. Akshay Kumar can be spotted wearing blue t-shirt & blue cap along with sunglasses. The first look of the movie was tweeted by Plan C Studios, saying as:
And soon after 2 weeks of the first look, the First Official Movie Poster was revealed by the actress Taapsee Pannu herself, through the social networking site Twitter. The poster reveals all the cast from the movie, which includes Manoj Bajpayee (talking to someone on the phone) on the top, followed by Danny Denzongpa (sitting on a chair), then comes the actor Prithviraj Sukumaran (he seems to be wounded), then it comes Anupam Kher & Taapsee Pannu and finally a reflection of Akshay could be spotted too. The poster too shows few missions of Taapsee Pannu. The poster was posted by Taapsee on Twitter, tweeting as:
On 5th February, 2017 a glimpse of movie-making/action scenes of the movie was posted on Youtube with captions as "Naam Shabana Trailer Out On 10th Feb 2017". And as promised by the production team, the Trailer was released on 10th february, 2017 and it received a huge appreciation from critics around the globe.
Naam Shabana is going to be second confirmed movie for Taapsee after her recently released movie Running Shaadi.com. The music for Naam Shabana is composed by composed by Rochak Kohli; while the main lyricist of the movie is Manoj Muntashir. The music rights of the movie are acquired by T-Series & the movie's tentative release date is said to be 31st March, 2017.