Hot model, actress, fashion designer and Television presenter Mandira Bedi, who is also popular as female commentator for Indian Cricket, is all set to feature as an antagonist in the much-anticipated Young Rebel Star Prabhas starrer ‘Saaho’. The 45-year-old actor has wrapped up the first schedule of the shoot in Hyderabad and will also be seen doing some high voltage action stunts.
Recently the sexy siren attended an interview and opened up about her character which she is playing in Run Raja Run fame Sujeeth Reddy’s directorial venture ‘Saaho’. She said, “I am playing the role of a gangster in Saaho. Over the last two years, the roles offered to me are either of a gangster or of a cop. The short hair and the whole fitness thing makes people see me only as a cop or a gangster. I will be seen sporting a bob cut and a toned body in Saaho.”
Mandira, whose career spans for over 21 years in the industry, catapulted to fame as the protagonist in 1990’s TV show ‘Shanti’ and went on to appear in films such as ‘Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’, ‘O Teri’ and ‘Shaadi Ka Laddoo
Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor who is popular for Haseena Parkar, Ok Jaanu, Haider and Ungli, is playing the love interest of Prabhas. Neil Nitin Mukesh is essaying the chief antagonist in this film, which is being bankrolled under the banner of UV Creations. The film unit is all set to kick start a 2 month long schedule in UAE where the makers are planning to can few breathtaking action sequences under the supervision of Kenny Bates. Jackie Shroff and Chunky Pandey will be seen playing important role.
On the otherside, Mandira Bedi will be seen essaying the role of a police officer in the Tamil movie Adangathey, starring GV Prakash and Surbhi.