"Jodha Akbar", Ashutosh Gowariker's upcoming film WHAT'S YOUR RASHEE?
dy for release soon. The film is in the news for Priyanka's 12
different characters as per the 12 zodiac signs. The latest on the
film is about one of Priyanka's character named Jhankana, which bares a
striking resemblance to one of the most famous telly soap character,
Anandi of Balika Vadhu
! Jhankana is a poor village girl who got
married at an early age, very much like Anandi in Balika Vadhu. For the
Balika Vadhu look, Piggy Chops put on dark makeup, made two pigtails
and wore sari.
If source are to be believed, director Ashutosh
is very influenced by Anandi's character. That could be the reason he
decided to use this character in his film.
look is not an absolute copy of Anandi, but there are striking
similarities - like the pigtails, Rajasthani veil and baandini ghagra,
do lay a heavy suspicion on the 'inspiration' behind the this look of
Even Jhankana, is a victim of child marriage just like Anandi! So is this just a coincidence?