Reports suggest he will be working on an international show, whose shoot is set to commence in June
Vardhan Puri, actor, writer and the grandson of legendary actor Amrish Puri, made a fine debut as a lead actor with his thriller Yeh Saali Aashiqui and has been gradually making a mark as a bankable performer. What’s more? He is awaiting the releases of a handful of films while travelling to several locations in and out of the country in the last few weeks. There’s something exciting about his future commitment.
If trusted sources are to be believed, he has been cast in a key role in a high-profile international show. And, he’s expected to commence the shoot in June. Reportedly, a globally reputed casting director felt that Vardhan Puri was a perfect fit for a crucial character in the series. The source shares that he was offered the role in January and said yes to it immediately.
The aforementioned show is touted to be a human drama, which be filmed across exotic locales on a grand scale in the US. With his debut Yeh Saali Aashiqui clicking well with the younger lot, Vardhan Puri has always been a sought out performer. Meanwhile, the details about the production house and the director will be made official shortly. The source, states, he is to sign on the dotted line this week.
Vardhan has as many as five films awaiting release, including Nautanki, a project helmed by The Kashmir Files filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri. Several veterans including Anupam Kher, Satish Kaushik and Pallavi Joshi are part of the lineup. He also has a film with Fanaa, Hum Tum director Kunal Kohli titled Bobby Aur Rishi Ki Love Story. Backed by Jio Studios, he’s paired alongside Kaveri Kapur in the same.
His Bobby Aur Rishi Ki Love Story co-star Kaveri is the daughter of renowned director and actress Suchitra Krishnamurthi. Besides Sarim Momin’s Aseq, also bankrolled by Jio Studios, he will be essaying an impactful role National Award winning filmmaker Sanjoy Nag’s thriller titled Gulab, produced by Endemol Shine. Tanya Maniktala is cast as the female lead. Vardhan will be making an update on his other upcoming projects shortly. 2023 already looks big for him, doesn’t it?