Following to his debut with the Beyond the Cloud by Majid Majidi and Dhadak in Bollywood, Ishaan Khatter has not signed any movie for the longest time. However, he has decided to become a part of Mira Nair’s A Suitable Boy now. It is an unusual choice for a newcomer in Bollywood without any doubt. Shooting for this drama series has been started by Ishaan already. Recently, he has shared the first look of the movie as well.
In the picture, Ishaan can be seen in a swing with Tabu. It looks like that he is completely mesmerized by her. Ishaan can be spotted with a moustache. By looking at the picture, we can definitely say that the choreographer has done an amazing job of capturing this moment. Posting the picture on social media, Ishaan has captioned it as “A Suitable Boy.. first look”
Through A Suitable Boy, story of a boy named Maan Kapoor played by Ishaan Khatter will be told. He will be seen as a rebellious son of a politician played by Ram Kapoor here. Ishaan is attracted to Tabu who is playing role of a beautiful courtesan named Saaeda Bai. The screenplay of the drama has been adapted from Vikram Seth’s bestselling novel A Suitable Boy. It will be series with six parts for BBC One by director Mira Nair. In addition Tanya Maniktala, Shahana Goswami, Rasika Duggal, Gagan Dev Riar, Namit Das, Mikhail Sen and Danesh Razvi are part of this series.
Regarding adaptation of his book A Suitable Boy, author Vikram Seth has said “It was with some anxiety that I agreed to my book being put on the screen, but I’m glad I did. With Andrew adapting and Mira directing, I feel that my story is in safe yet inspiring hands. We all passionately believed that the series should be filmed in India with an Indian cast, and we have got great locations and wonderful actors. I am confident they will bring my characters brilliantly to life – and I hope they have a really good time doing so.”