The film is an adaptation of the Gujarati play Beta, Kaagdo, which is written by Anand Gandhi. The story revolves around a single mother and an aspiring singer played by Kajol. "Helicopter Eela" also features Bengali actor Riddhi Sen in a pivotal role. Riddhi sen will be seen as Kajol's son in the film. Riddhi won National Film Award for Best Actor for the Bengali film "Nagarkirtan".
Kajol shared the poster on Twitter, and captioned it "Holding on to my baby be like #MotherlyLove #HelicopterEela#14thSept @ajaydevgn @HelicopterEela @pradeepsrkar #SirshaRay @riddhisen896 @ADFfilms @jayantilalgada @saregamaglobal". Ajay Devgn also shared it on his Twitter account and said, “HelicopterEela is reinventing parenting techniques for 2018.#14Sept @KajolAtUN @riddhisen896 @pradeepsrkar @HelicopterEela @ADFFilms @PenMovies @jayantilalgada @saregamaglobal”.
"Helicopter Eela" is slated to release on 14th September 2018.
Pic courtesy: Kajol’s Twitter