Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release date (India): March 23, 2018
Starring: Rani Mukerji, Naisha Khanna, Shiv Kumar Subramaniam, Neeraj Kabi, Supriya Pilgaonkar, Sachin Pilgaonkar, Hussain Dalal, Harsh Mayar etc.
Distributed by: Yash Raj Films
Budget: ₹120 million
Hichki is an Indian Hindi comedy drama movie produced Yash Raj Films. It is an Indian adaptation of Brad Cohen's autobiography Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had, which Yash Raj Films acquired the rights to, with Cohen himself also giving advice during the film's production.
Hichki stars Rani Mukerji in the lead role of an aspiring teacher having Tourette syndrome, who must prove herself by educating a group of underprivileged students. The movie trailer was launched on December 19, 2017, And Rani Mukerji received her 9th Nomination for Filmfare Award for Best Actress at 64th Filmfare Awards.
Naina Mathur (Rani Mukerji), an aspiring teacher with a BEd and MSc, suffers from Tourette syndrome. Her condition causes her to make uncontrollable sounds likened to hiccups.
One day, Naina receives an offer to teach at the prestigious St. Notker's School, a job which she had applied to 5 times before...