Sony Entertainment Television Asia has confirmed that it will be broadcasting last year’s blockbuster ‘The Dirty Picture’ next month.

‘The Dirty Picture’ was a biographical drama film inspired by the life of Silk Smitha, an actress from South India noted for her erotic roles.

The film became a runaway success at the box office when it was released in December last year. It has already earned some huge awards at this year’s Filmfares, Colors Screen Awards and ZEE Cine Awards.

Today, it was confirmed that the actress Vidya Balan has won a National Award for her role as Silk Smitha.

‘The Dirty Picture’ will be shown twice on Sony Entertainment Television Asia on Sunday 22nd April at 12:00 and 20:00.