Updated: April 9, 2020 8:56:26 am
Actor Jaaved Jaaferi is set to feature in Karan Johar’s much-anticipated period drama Takht.
Takht, which marks Johar’s first attempt at directing a period drama, traces the relationship between Mughal emperor Aurangzeb and his brother Dara Shukoh.Songs Lyrics 4 you
Jaaved will play the head priest in Mughal emperor Shah Jahan’s court, he said.
“I’m playing the head priest of Shah Jahan’s court. I’m the qaazi who is in-charge of all the religious affairs. It’s a very strong part,” the 56-year-old actor told PTI.
The film, also starring Janhvi Kapoor and Bhumi Pednekar, is scheduled to be released on December 24, 2021.
His last feature outing was Netflix film Maska.
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