Sridevi’s elder daughter Jhanvi Kapoor who is all set to make her bollywood debut from the film ‘Dhadak’ has recently lost her mother Sridevi on February 24. The actress died due to accidental drowning in bathtub in Dubai.
Jhanvi recently celebrated her 21st birthday by visiting an old age home – which was said to be a tradition started by Sridevi.
After celebrating birthday in old age home, Jhanvi celebrates her birthday with family by cutting cake. And, now Jhanvi is back to work.
Yes, the actress resumed shooting for Dhadak on Thursday morning (March 8, 2018), with her co-star Ishaan Khatter at Bandra’s Carter Road.
Confirming the news, director Khaitan said, “Yes, we have resumed the shoot, rumours of the team taking a break are untrue. We have started off in Mumbai and are looking forward to the Kolkata schedule.”
After the sudden demise of legendary actor and Janhvi’s mother Sridevi on February 24, it was being speculated that the debutante will take a break from work. But putting up a great show of strength in difficult times, Janhvi returned to the sets as she didn’t want to delay the release of the film from July 20, 2018.
Some pictures of Jhanvi from the sets is seen doing the rounds on internet. In the pic, she is seen wearing saree.
In a statement to Mumbai Mirror, a source from the sets of the romance drama too revealed, “Janhvi and Ishaan will be shooting in Bandra for the next couple of days where they will film some romantic scenes. In the coming week, the duo will head to Kolkata to begin work on the story post-interval, when the lovers elope. They have completed the shoot of the first half which kicked off last December and was shot across Rajasthan and on a set in Mumbai where parts of the state were recreated.”
A Dharma Productions project, Dhadak is a remake of Marathi blockbuster Sairat which starred newcomers Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar.
Directed by Shashank Khaita, the film is slated to release on July 20, 2018.