Bhumi Pednekar, who watched the film at the special screening arranged for the B-town, was all praise for the Jagan Shakti directorial. Taking to her Twitter handle, she wrote, ‘#MissionMangal is a celebration of India’s space missions,talent & brilliance. Full of fantastic performances @akshaykumar sir @vidya_balan maam @taapsee bebe @sonakshisinha @MenenNithya @IamKirtiKulhari. So inspired and moved #jaihind (sic)’
#MissionMangal is a celebration of India’ space missions,talent & brilliance.Full of fantastic performances… https://t.co/oaIdC38FQU
— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) 1565809861000
Akshay is seen playing the role of Chief Scientist Rakesh Dhawan of ISRO in the film who leads the team of women engineers, played by Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithya Menen and Kirti Kulhari, in their Mars expedition.
The film that released today also clashed with John Abraham starrer ‘Batla House’ which also starred Mrunal Deshpande in the lead role.