"12th Fail" Movie Facts with Actress Medha Shankar National Crush

"12th Fail" marked Medha Shankar's first leading role in a feature film. 

She played Shraddha Joshi, a determined IRS officer who investigates a massive scam related to entrance exams for government jobs in India.

Shraddha Joshi's character was inspired by the real-life story of IRS officer Sanjukta Singh, who exposed a similar scam in Bihar.

"12th Fail" was a critical and commercial success, garnering rave reviews for its social relevance, gripping narrative, and strong performances.

Medha Shankar's performance was particularly lauded, with many calling it her career-best.

The film received 12 nominations at the 69th Filmfare Awards, including Best Film and Best Director.