- Rani Mukerji plays Naina Mathur, a teacher
- Naina suffers from Tourette syndrome
- Hichki is Rani Mukerji's first film in four years
In Hichki, Rani's character Naina Mathur is inspired by Brad Cohen's story. The film is the adaptation of Brad Cohen's book Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had. Last week, Rani had screened the film for Mr Cohen in the US.
Rani Mukerji's Hichki has already received positive reviews from her colleagues. Celebrities like Rekha, Karan Johar, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Sushmita Sen, Shilpa Shetty and Urmila Matondkar watched the film at a special screenings last week.
Hichki is directed by Siddharth P Malhotra and produced by Maneesh Sharma for Yash Raj Films.
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