English Vinglish is a 2012 Indian comedy-drama film, written and directed by Gauri Shinde. The film's narrative revolves around a housewife who enrolls in an English-speaking course to stop her husband and daughter mocking her lack of English skills, and gains self-respect in the process. The protagonist, played by Sridevi, was inspired by Shinde's mother. English Vinglish was originally made in Hindi; later it was re-shot in Tamil and released along with a Telugu dubbed version on 5 October 2012. The film marked Sridevi's return to filmmaking after a 15-year hiatus; it features French actor Mehdi Nebbou, Adil Hussain, and Priya Anand. Amitabh Bachchan and Ajith Kumar had cameo appearances in the Hindi and Tamil versions respectively.
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English Vinglish is an upcoming Indian drama film to be directed by debutant director Gauri Shinde and produced by R. Balki. The film marks the comeback of Sridevi after a 14 year sabbatical. The film also features French actor Mehdi Nebbou, Adil Hussain and Priya Anand. Amitabh Bachchan will be making a guest appearance. In the film Sridevi plays the central role of a housewife, who enrolls for an English speaking course in order to please her husband and family. English Vinglish will be dubbed into Telugu and Tamil languages and will release simultaneously along with the Hindi version. English Vinglish is all set to hit the screens on 21st September 2012
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English, Tamil, Telugu
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A quiet, sweet tempered housewife endures small slights from her well-educated husband and daughter everyday because of her inability to speak and understand English.
Indian, Class, Language, Housewife, Speaking English As Second Language
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Chinese American, Broken English, Self Respect, Pakistani
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