Bala is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language social problem comedy film directed by Amar Kaushik and produced by Dinesh Vijan. Ayushmann Khurrana stars as Bala, a young man living in Kanpur who is suffering from alopecia, and the story is about his lack of confidence and societal pressure that comes with premature balding. Bhumi Pednekar, Yami Gautam, Javed Jaffrey, Saurabh Shukla, and Seema Pahwa feature in supporting roles.
Principal photography began in May 2019 at Kanpur and the film was also shot in Mumbai and Lucknow. The soundtrack is composed by Sachin–Jigar. Made on a budget of ₹25 crore, the film released in preview shows on 7 November 2019 and Indian theatres on the following day. Bala has grossed over ₹149.55 worldwide to become a major box office success.