Mimi is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by Laxman Utekar. The film’s story and screenplay, originally based on 2011 film Mala Aai Vhhaychy!, was adapted by Utekar alongside Rohan Shankar. Produced by Dinesh Vijan under his banner Maddock Films, Kriti Sanon (Mimi) is the protagonist who plays the role of a surrogate mother.
The film stars Pankaj Tripathi, Saie Tamhankar, Manoj Pahwa and Supriya Pathak, apart from Evelyn Edwards and Aidan Whytock. It revolves around Mimi (Sanon), a young woman who is introduced by Bhanu (Tripathi) to an American couple (Whytock and Edwards) for surrogacy. As the couple offer 20 lakh for surrogacy and later want it aborted, a pregnant Mimi decides to deliver it claiming Bhanu as the father of her child.
The film was completed predominantly in Mandawa and Jaipur, barring a few days in Mumbai. The original songs and background score are composed by A. R. Rahman, lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the theatrical release of the film was delayed. The film is scheduled to premiere through Netflix and JioCinema on July 30, 2021.