First look poster
|Directed by||Anubhav Sinha|
|Produced by||Bhushan Kumar|
|Written by||Anubhav Sinha|
|Edited by||Yasha Ramchandani|
Benaras Media Works
|Distributed by||AA Films|
Thappad (transl. Slap) is an upcoming 2020 Indian Hindi-language drama film directed and co-produced (with Bhushan Kumar) by Anubhav Sinha. The film stars Taapsee Pannu as a woman who files for divorce when her husband slaps her. It will be theatrically released on 28 February 2020.
- Taapsee Pannu as Amrita
- Pavail Gulati as Amrita's husband
- Ratna Pathak Shah
- Tanvi Azmi
- Dia Mirza
- Ram Kapoor
- Kumud Mishra
- Nidhi Uttam
- Manav Kaul
- Gracy Goswami
- Sandeep Yadav
Promotion and release
The film was initially planned for release on 6 March 2020, but later it was preponed by a week earlier i.e. to release on 28 February 2020.
On 31 January official trailer of the film was launched by T-Series. On 11 February second official trailer launch and it shows Pannu breaking the fourth wall, and asking viewers to report the video so that it gets blocked on YouTube.
|Soundtrack album by|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|1.||"Ek Tukda Dhoop"||Raghav Chaitanya||5:25|
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- T-Series (31 January 2020). "Thappad TRAILER: Taapsee Pannu - Anubhav Sinha - Bhushan Kumar - Releasing 28 February 2020". Retrieved 31 January 2020 – via YouTube.
- "Taapsee Pannu, Anubhav Sinha's film is a resounding slap in Kabir Singh's face". Hindustan Times. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
- "Thappad trailer 2: Taapsee Pannu wants you to get her own trailer banned from YouTube, gives directions". Hindustan Times. 11 February 2020. Retrieved 14 February 2020.