Rajneesh To Do A TV Serial
Actor Rajneesh Duggal who is known for his role of Arjun Rathod in Vikram Bhatt’s film 1920, is all set to do a TV series soon. He was recently seen in the latest season of Khatron ke Khiladi and he has also played the role of Ram in Life OK’s theatrical show Ramleela- Ajay Devgn ke Saath.
He had refused to do shows like ‘Bigg Boss’ and ‘Jhalak Dikhla Ja’ but he seems to be very excited for his upcoming TV show.
He said, “It is a mini series on TV which a comic drama of 26 episodes. If all goes well, it will go on air by May next year”.
He further added, “TV’s popularity is completely different from that of films. And I want to experience the small screen fame with this serial. For Bollywood actors, these mini series are a boon, ‘coz doing a daily soap is actually not our cup of tea”.
After Rajneesh won Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5, he was busy shooting for his next venture “Direct Ishq Ho Gaya”, in which he plays a Banarasi lad. He played a rowdy role of a gangster who wears a gamcha and a rudraksh bracelet. The film was directed by Rajiv S Ruia who had earlier directed films like Main Krishna Hoon starring Juhi Chawla, and My Friend Ganesha.
Nowadays many of the B-town celebs are mostly seen on small screens, recently actress Sonali Bendre was also seen in Life OKs show ‘Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh’ in which she plays the character of Shoba Sachdev, other than that actor like Aashish Choudhary who is known for his role in films like “Dhamaal” and “Double Dhamaal” was also seen in Zee TV’s show ‘Ek Mutthi Aasman’. Megastars like Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor were also seen in TV programs like ‘Yuddh’ and ’24’. Trending a new way, Bollywood stars choosing to do their small screen debut.