Janhvi Kapoor has started shooting for her next to where she plays Gunjan Saxena – the first female battle pilot of the Indian Air Force. See pictures from the Lucknow sets.
Bollywood star Janhvi Kapoor, who made an amazing introduction with Dhadak, a redo of Marathi hit film Sairat, has started dealing with the untitled biopic on Gunjan Saxena, Indian Air Force’s first female battle pilot who effectively partook in the Kargil War in 1999.
Janhvi, alongside Pankaj Kapoor, is in Lucknow, shooting for the film, and pics from the sets have now surfaced on the web.
Pankaj apparently plays Janhvi’s dad in the film. In the image, Janhvi is seen sitting in a vehicle.
In a prior picture released on the web, Janhvi can be seen wearing a couple of blue-hued IAF dungarees. She wore insignificant make-up and had her hair tied in a tight bun.
Directed by Sharan Sharma, the biopic will likewise star Angad Bedi in a vital job. Set to be shot widely in Lucknow, the shoot may wap up by March end.
Dhadak, for the uninitiated, was the official Hindi redo of Marathi hit Sairat. It was a disastrous romantic tale between a Dalit kid and an upper rank young lady and proceeded to be an unexpected hit when it discharged in 2017.
In the interim, Janhvi has likewise marked Karan Johar’s Takht. It will see Ranveer Singh play Dara Shikoh while Vicky Kaushal will be found in the job of Aurangzeb. It will a multi-starrer highlighting Ranveer Singh, Kareena Kapoor, Alia, Bhumi Pednekar and Vicky, among others.
Pankaj Tripathi to play Janhvi Kapoor’s father in Gunjan Saxena biopic
Luka Chuppi entertainer Pankaj Tripathi has joined the star cast of the untitled biopic on Gunjan Saxena. Saxena is one of the main lady pilots to fly in battle. She saved the warriors amid the Kargil War in 1999 and was granted the chivalry Shaurya Vir Award for her bravery and valor amid the war.
While Janhvi Kapoor assumes the job of Gunjan in the film, her more youthful rendition will be attempted by tyke entertainer Riva Arora, who played Sridevi’s little girl in the motion picture MOM.
Tripathi will be seen playing Anuj Saxena, father of Janhvi Kapoor in the biopic. He has joined Kapoor in Lucknow for the shoot of the Sharan Sharma directorial. Sharma was the associate chief on Dharma Productions’ Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and the imaginative executive of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.
Affirming his job in the motion picture and valuing his co-entertainer Janhvi, Tripathi stated, “I liked the character of playing father to Janhvi Kapoor in the film. A great bonding has developed between us while working on the sets. I am having a lot of fun while shooting for it.
Janhvi is a very sincere and well-behaved actress. She respects me a lot and I too respect her for the sincerity and commitment towards her work.”
He added, “Sharan is a very talented director and is well versed with his craft. It’s an opportunity working under Dharma Productions. They leave no stones unturned to get the right things on board.”