Sanya Malhotra got the perfect birthday present when Netflix dropped the teaser of her upcoming film Pagglait, due to be released next month. After stealing hearts with her appearance in Ludo, Sanya is back on Netflix in this dramedy that takes viewers on an emotional journey with a lifelike portrayal of a typical Indian middle-class family in crisis. Sanya plays the role of the recently widowed Sandhya, who struggles to mourn the death of her husband. As events unfold, Sandhya embarks on a journey of self-discovery, trying to find her identity and purpose in life – all while living among the quirky members of their common family.
The film, directed and written by Umesh Bist, consists of an ensemble of seasoned actors – Sayani Gupta, Shrutii Sharma, Ashutosh Rana, Raghubir Yadav, Sheeba Chaddha, Meghna Malik and Rajesh Tailang.
The protagonist and birthday girl Sanya Malhotra, who spoke about Paggait, said: “I am very excited to announce this film that is very dear to my heart on my special day. I am concerned with the role of Sandhya, a character that is very different from the one I previously portrayed on the screen. My Pagglait trip was indeed Pagglait – and I can’t wait for the world to see this unique story very soon. “