Gauahar Khan to make her Pollywood debut
The winner of the 7th season of Bigg Boss, Gauahar Khan is all set to make her Punjabi Debut. The actress will be seen opposite Punjabi singer/actor Jassi Gill. Gauhar who has earlier worked in Bollywood movies like Rocket Singh: Salesman of the year and Ishaqzaade alongside Punjabi mundas like Ranbir Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor will be entering the Punjabi film industry with a Raj Sinha movie.
There are news that Gauahar is learning Punjabi for this movie. And her co-actor in her upcoming Punjabi movie, Jassi is helping her in learning some Punjabi words. Gauhar said that Jassi is her mentor and is helping her learn certain distinct Punjabi words. She said that she is aware of the Punjabi tongue but needs to work on fluency.
When she was asked to confirm the news, an excited Gauahar said, “I am excited about having signed my first Punjabi film, which is a romantic comedy.”
However, it is when she was asked how she intends to work on the Punjabi Dialect for the film, she said, “Jassi is my tutor and has been teaching me certain chaste Punjabi words. Having had Punjabi friends, I am familiar with the language, but I have to work on the fluency. In fact, we shot a song recently and everyone in the unit was shocked that I could lip sync so well.”
Gauahar, who has done different projects across different mediums and she feels one shouldn’t limit from trying different things, she adds, “I take pride in the fact that people think I fit in all kinds of cinema and mediums. I am happy to expand my wings as and where the best opportunity takes me.”
The actor will soon start shooting for the film in Chandigarh, Punjab.