The release date of Anubhav Sinha’s upcoming film, Mulk, was announced today. Starring Rishi Kapoor, Taapsee Pannu, Prateik Babbar, Rajat Kapoor, Ashutosh Rana, Manoj Pahwa and Neena Gupta, the courtroom drama will hit the screens on July 27. Sinha announced the release date on his Twitter profile, adding that it was the most important film of his career till date.

Mulk is reportedly based on true events revolving around a family that is involved in a controversy, with Pannu’s character, a lawyer, stepping in to reclaim the family’s honour. Sinha has earlier directed the romantic film Tum Bin (2001), the action film Dus (2005), and the superhero film Ra.One (2011).