Earlier, Telly Buzz had given its readers exclusive news that Production Designer/Art Director turned Producer Nitin Chandrakant Desai will be coming up with a new historical show titled 'Rani Padmini of Chittod' on Sony Entertainment Television.
According to our sources, "The shoot for the magnum opus show is all set to start on April 18th".
The show will focus on the life of Rani Padmini of Chittod, who later went on to be the pretext for Allah-ud-din Khilji's attack on Chittod.
"Mukesh Rishi the very versatile actor who has been part of innumerable Bollywood films has been finalized for the pivotal role of Allah-ud-din Khilji. With his authoritative voice and amazing acting skills, the actor is pitted to be the next biggest villain in Television industry", explains our source.
Playing the central character of Rani Padmini is a new face to television. "The title role will be played by a newcomer Tejaswini", adds our khabroo.
"Actors to play few other major characters in the show are yet to be finalized. The show will be a daily and will launch sometime in the end of May, though the time slot and date of launch has not been finalized yet", states our source.
Watch this space for more on this show..
Reporter and Author: Srividya Rajesh