Mumbai, May 17 (IBNS) Television actress Pallavi Purohit, who is currently playing the role of Mudhubala's mother Padmini on Color's popular daily soap Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, has reportedly been signed for Subhash Ghai's upcoming film Kaanchi.
According to the sources, Pallavi would be cast opposite Mithun Chakraborty in this political thriller. The film would also star newcomers Kartik Tewari and Mishti.
Pallavi, who would supposedly be playing a politician in the film, is quite excited at grabbing the offer.
She would not only be playing the love interest of Mithun Chakraborty but will also get a chance to share the screen space with veteran actors Rishi Kapoor and Om Puri.
The talented actress recently shared that though she has a small role to play in the film, she is quite looking forward to it.
"It is a cameo. But when Subhash Ghai asked me, I didn´t think twice. I wanted to experience working for the big screen. And it was easy for the makers to cast me because the look is exactly like that of Padmini," said Pallavi.
The shooting for the film has already begun and Pallavi, who was initially anxious about shooting with seasoned actor Mithun Chakraborty recently shared that she is enjoying the experience now.
"I am very happy being a part of Subhash Ghai's films. More than that I am happy that I am being paired opposite the veteran, handsome, talented and amazing actor Mithun Chakraborty. I am lucky enough to get an opportunity to work with him," shared the popular television actress.
"Shooting for a film is so systematic and disciplined," she added.
The bubbly actress also mentioned that she has been approached for certain other movie projects as well.
"I am getting more offers in Bollywood, but I am waiting for the right opportunity to knock at my doors. I am not being choosy but I prefer that the role I do should have an impact," she said.