Jayeshbhai Jordaar: Shalini Pandey to make Bollywood debut opposite Ranveer Singh
New Delhi : Actor Shalini Pandey, best known for her performance in Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy, will be making her Bollywood debut with the upcoming movie Jayeshbhai Jordaar that has Ranveer Singh in the lead role. The film is produced by Yash Raj Films.
She revealed the information in an interview with the Hindustan Times, she said, "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. I’m thrilled about being paired opposite him and this inspires me to prepare myself thoroughly to deliver the best."
According to the producers of the movie the demand of the script was of a fresh face and Shalini looked perfect for the role.
“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, and we have real confidence in backing her talent. She’s really going to catch your attention in Jayeshbhai Jordaar,” Maneesh said in a statement.
The film will be directed by the debutant Divyaang Thakkar.