STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Shalini Pandey joins Ranveer Singh in Jayeshbhai Jordaar

Shalini started her career as a theatre actor in Jabalpur before working in the Telugu industry. She played the female lead in Arjun Reddy.

Published: 12th December 2019 11:36 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th December 2019 11:36 AM   |  A+A-

Shalini Pandey.

Shalini Pandey. (Photo | Twitter)

By Express News Service

Shalini Pandey will make her Bollywood debut opposite Ranveer Singh in Jayeshbhai Jordaar. Produced by Yash Raj Films, the film’s storyline celebrates women’s empowerment. The comedy-drama is directed by Divyang Thakkar and stars Ranveer as an unlikely Gujarati hero. 

The producer of Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Maneesh Sharma, is excited to have cast Shalini. “Our script and the vision of the film demanded a fresh face for the leading lady’s part. Shalini’s audition was so spontaneous and nuanced that we knew immediately that she was the right person for the part. She is an assured actor with a refreshing presence,” Maneesh says. 

Shalini started her career as a theatre actor in Jabalpur before working in the Telugu industry. She played the female lead in Arjun Reddy and also worked in the cult classic Mahanati.About debuting in Bollywood, Shalini says, “Being given the opportunity to be signed on as a talent and also being cast under the Yash Raj Films banner is truly any artist’s dream.

I’ve been blessed with this huge chance to show my mettle in the Hindi film industry and I’m incredibly thankful for it. I’m also very fortunate to be sharing screen space with Ranveer Singh who is one of the biggest superstars of our generation and also one of the most versatile actors.”

Stay up to date on all the latest Entertainment Hindi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp