Based on the life of Shakuntala Devi who is a well-known mathematical genius and calculating prodigy from India. She has been nicknamed ‘Human Computer’ because of her extraordinary talent and skill in solving complex mathematical problems without any mechanical aid.


Directed by

Anu Menon

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)

Nayanika Mahtani (written by)
Anu Menon (written by)
Ishita Moitra


Vidya Balan Vidya Balan Shakuntala Devi
Sanya Malhotra Sanya Malhotra Anupama Banerjee
Barnaby Jago Barnaby Jago English Presenter
Other casts:
Luca Calvani Luca Calvani Javier
Colin Blyth Colin Blyth Royal mathematician society member
Jake Francis Jake Francis Anupama’s Lawyer
Stephen Samson Stephen Samson Mathematician
Nisha Aaliya Nisha Aaliya
Prakash Belawadi Prakash Belawadi Shakuntala’s Father
Max Dowler Max Dowler BBC Host
Paul Blackwell Paul Blackwell Mathematician
Ty Hurley Ty Hurley Mathematician
Claire Ashton Claire Ashton Tea Room Lady
Adi Chugh Adi Chugh Kartar
Peter McPherson Peter McPherson London Presenter
Phillip Roy Phillip Roy Mr. Stevens – Shakuntala’s Lawyer
Alex Bartram Alex Bartram Edward
Nicholas Blatt Nicholas Blatt Butler
Jon Wennington Jon Wennington Mathematician
Jason Wilson Jason Wilson American Presenter
Saulius Cajauskas Saulius Cajauskas Maths Professor / Spanish Embassy Man
Elle Jones Elle Jones
Mahesh Pillai Mahesh Pillai School Principal
Suki Chott Suki Chott Book Fan
Louis Mackenzie Louis Mackenzie Spanish Diplomat
Taraash Mehrotra Taraash Mehrotra Ejaz
Santosh Banerjee Santosh Banerjee Gordhanbhai

Produced by

Pearl Gill line producer
Seher Latif executive producer
Vikram Malhotra producer
Shivani Saran executive producer
Shikhaa Sharma co-producer
Raita Tandan associate producer

Also, read Shakuntala Devi (Human-Computer) Biography, Age, Death, Husband, Family, Movie and more

Cinematography by

Keiko Nakahara

Film Editing by

Antara Lahiri

Casting By

Seher Latif
Yash Nagarkoti
Magda Sobolewska (UK)

Production Design by

Meenal Agarwal
Vintee Bansal

Set Decoration by

Harshvardhan Purohit

Makeup Department

Latta Pathak hairstylist/makeup artist

Production Management

Dev Barot production assistant
Tara C. Llewellyn production manager
Sandeep Surendran production manager
Nitin Upadhyaya unit production manager: U.K

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Paolo De Battista additional second assistant director
Marika Lodhi assistant director
Ishan Mohan Director’s Assistant Post-Production
Shiladitya Sen first assistant director
Ankita Sort second assistant director
Ashna Srivastava second-second assistant director

Art Department

Komal Bellaney Art Assistant
Nikhil Hansora Art Assistant
Mithila Sakpal Art Intern

Sound Department

Udit Duseja sound designer
Roland Heap re-recording mixer / sound designer
Mandar Kamalapurkar sound mixer

Camera and Electrical Department

Palash Das associate cinematographer
Liam Hartney key grip: the UK filming
Gajanan Mutgekar Focus puller
Luke Oliver Steadicam operator
Amarjeet Singh gaffer

Casting Department

Richard Banks casting assistant
Shakyra Dowling UK Casting Director
Angha Joshi casting associate
Alok Singh casting assistant
Magda Sobolewska Uk Casting Director
Trupti Thakur casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department

Tanaya Paradkar assistant costume designer: Uk
Prakriti Rajpurohit costume supervisor

Editorial Department

Andreas Brückl supervising colorist
Sinu Sahadevan Associate Editor

Location Management

Aditya Odedra location scout
Elliot Sansom unit manager: UK

Script and Continuity Department

Kunal Mehta script supervisor

Transportation Department

Mukesh Chavda driver
Nitin Upadhyaya transportation co-captain

Other crew

Ryan Andrews production assistant
Kevin Matadeen production assistant

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