That kind of stuck in my head. This film is incredibly close to me since it gave me a chance to play the dual roles of actor and producer," said Balan. This time, we decided to travel back to 2017, when on 17th November, Vidya Balan… Hey, movie lovers we are back with our weekly dose of Flashback Friday. Vidya Balan has teamed up with Anshula Kapoor’s fundraising platform, Fankind. Obviously, the movie wasn't about picking a beautiful actress, there was a lot more to it. Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan had an interesting dynamic in Mission Mangal (2019). Sherni is an upcoming Hindi movie starring Vidya Balan in the lead role and is directed by Amit Masurkar.Sherni revolves around real-life incidents.In November 2018, Tigress Avni, also called T1, had made headlines when she was shot dead in Maharashtra’s Yavatmal district. Vidya Balan's 'Natkhat' Qualifies For Oscar Nominations "In a year that has been turbulent, it feels great to win the first award for our film that leads the way directly to Oscar qualification. Sherni: Will Vidya Balan opt out after Vijay Raaz’s arrest?. Avni’s killing led to massive outrage across the country. Vidya will play Virtual Antakshari with five lucky winners to support NGO … But when he saw Vidya Balan, he was like, 'Wow, she is beautiful!' The actors have showcased their impressive on-screen performances together in several movies. But this is not the first time that they’ve appeared in a movie together.