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Taali teaser: Sushmita Sen portrays transgender activist Shreegauri Sawant's courageous quest

Taali is set to premiere on JioCinema on August 15, 2023.

Taali teaser: Sushmita Sen portrays transgender activist Shreegauri Sawant's courageous quest
Sushmita Sen in a still from Taali teaser

Last Updated: 01.01 PM, Jul 29, 2023


In a groundbreaking series that promises to be both powerful and poignant, Sushmita Sen takes on her boldest avatar yet as she portrays the real-life struggles and triumphs of transgender activist Shreegauri Sawant in Taali, बजाऊँगी नहीं, बजवाऊँगी. The teaser, released today, offers a glimpse into the courageous quest for recognition, equality, and identity that lies ahead.

Taali, a gripping narrative that will make its JioCinema debut on August 15, is based on the life of Shreegauri Sawant, a tenacious advocate for the rights of India's third gender. Created by Arjun Singgh Baran and Kartk D Nishandar, the series boasts a talented team, with National Award-winning Director Ravi Jadhav at the helm and the gifted writer Kshitij Patwardhan bringing the story to life.


The series delves into Shreegauri's unwavering resolve to pave a path for the recognition and acceptance of the transgender community in a society that often marginalizes them. With Sushmita Sen in the lead role, the show promises to be an emotive portrayal of courage, resilience, and determination.

At its core, Taali strives to amplify the voices of those often unheard, exposing the challenges faced by the third gender and the triumphs that emerge from unwavering determination. The series seeks to raise awareness about the complexities of gender identity and the need for greater acceptance and inclusivity.

As one of most celebrated actors, Sushmita's portrayal of Shreegauri Sawant is poised to be a tour de force, capturing the essence of her indomitable spirit and her relentless fight for equality and justice. The teaser offers a glimpse into the remarkable transformation that Sushmita undergoes to bring Shreegauri's inspiring journey to the screen.

Produced by Arjun Singgh Baran, Kartk D Nishandar (GSEAMS Production), and Afeefa Nadiadwala, Taali is set to make a significant impact, challenging societal norms and highlighting the power of human resilience. With a compelling narrative and stellar performances, the series aspires to leave an indelible mark on the audience's hearts.

Prepare to witness a story of courage, hope, and the unyielding pursuit of justice as Taali, बजाऊँगी नहीं, बजवाऊँगी premieres on August 15 on JioCinema. This riveting series is not just a captivating entertainment experience but also a call for a more inclusive and compassionate world.

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