Would love to play Meena Kumari or Madhubala because of their riveting stories: Janhvi Kapoor
Janhvi said that she had read their life stories a long time back and found them really riveting and has always been a fan of their work.
The buzz around Bollywood actor Janhvi Kapoor making her debut with Ishaan Khatter in Dhadak is picking up, but the actor is already thinking about the future. With the recent success of Ranbir Kapoor’s Sanju, she has revealed that she would like to play yesteryear Bollywood actress Meena Kumari or Madhubala if she ever got a chance.
According to various media reports, Janhvi said that she had read their life stories a long time back and found them really riveting and has always been a fan of their work. She also went on to add that she even tries to pick up a few things from their films, when she watches them at home. However, when Ishaan Khatter was asked who he would like to play, he said he wouldn’t know as he can’t decide that himself. The actor who made his debut in Majid Majidi’s Beyond The Clouds said that it would depend on the director and if he found it appropriate. However, he said that he would not do it if he felt completely different from the character in question.
Janhvi Kapoor Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter will be seen together in Dhadak which releases on July 20. The romantic drama has been directed by Shashank of Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya, and is based on the popular 2016 Marathi film Sairat.