Paul Mukul Taneja has agreed to produce Shahid Kapoor’s mother, Neelima Azim’s directorial project. Taneja is based in London.
The lead in Neelima’s film will be played by Chandan Sanyal, Shahid’s co-star in ‘Kaminey’ and not Shahid himself. The female lead will be played by Bhavna Pani, Shahid’s ex-girlfriend. Bhavna Pani and Shahid went to the same college and dated for about two years. Neelima has always treated Bhavna like her own daughter and thinks she can act well. As for Chandan, she liked his acting in ‘Kaminey’ and wanted him to be a part of her film.
The music of the film will be composed by Ustad Raza Ali Khan, grandson of maestro Bade Ghulam Ali Khan.
Bhavna is happy with her role as a nautanki dancer. She is very happy to be doing this film. Neelima states that Bhavna is a great dancer and that she will need one more hero and heroine whom she plans to cast soon. Meanwhile, she will be seen playing Chandan’s mother. -Sampurn