Alia Bhattâ€™s romantic lead in Sanjay Leela Bhansaliâ€™sÂ Gangubai KathiawadiÂ is 29-year old Shantanu Maheshwari who makes his large-screen debut with this big break. Shantanu who is a trained dancer from Kolkata got his first major break in Mumbai on television inÂ Dil Dosti Dance where he played the lead for two years. He has been seen in various other dance and reality shows as too a number of fictional series.
Sources say Bhansali saw Shantanu on a reality show and immediately saw star potential in him. Shantanu was called by Bhansaliâ€™s office and thatâ€™s how such a prestigious screen debut fell into the young entertainerâ€™s lap.
The epic filmmaker intends to introduce Shantanu to the audience in a big way.
Earlier inÂ Saawariya, Bhansali introduced Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. In Malaal which Bhansali produced, he introduced Meezaan Jaffrey and Sharmin Segal. And earlier in Black he introduced the stunning Ayesha Kapoor.
More Pages: Gangubai Kathiawadi Box Office Collection
Catch us for latest Bollywood News, New Bollywood Movies update, Box office collection, New Movies Release , Bollywood News Hindi, Entertainment News, Bollywood News Today & upcoming movies 2020 and stay updated with latest hindi movies only on Bollywood Hungama.