Shaheer Sheikh has revealed about Taking the part of ‘Manav’ in Pavitra Rishta 2. Earlier the Manav’s Character was earlier performed by Deceased actor Sushant Singh Rajput in Pavitra Rishta.
Daily Soap’s actor, Saheer Sheikh, talked about his initial view on taking the part of the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput to play the role of Manav in Pavitra Rishta 2, which was that ‘People will not accept him and people will always compare him with Sushant. He confessed that he was doubtful of being a part of the show and was highly strung about it.
Pavitra Rishta was a famous Television’s Daily soap that started on Zee TV in 2009. The show built Archana and Manav, a domestic celeb name. Ankita Lokhande and Sushant Singh Rajput played the role of Archana and Manav. This serial ran for almost 5 years and register one thousand four hundred twenty-four episodes. Although, Sushant Singh Rajput left the show in due course to focus on his Bollywood career.
In an Interview, Shaheer Sheikh told, “ Many People asked me that am I hundred percent sure about playing this character? Because the character Manav is legendary and Sushant Singh Rajput played this role but also made this show a hit. People will have high expectations from me. I was not very sure about taking up the front, and after hearing all such things, I started feeling even more nervous. The first thought that came up to my mind was that people will not accept me as Manav.”
Later, Shaheer Sheikh told about Sushant Singh Rajput that he met him twice, but they didn’t know each other on a personal level. He also mentions, “The thing which I know about him is that he was the guy who took the risk of quitting his hit television show for entering into Bollywood… For television actors like us, he opened a way there. I remember during the release of Kai Po Che, a media person had asked me what do you think about it, and I has told them that he had opened the door for us.” He also talked about Shah Ruk Khan that in his starting days, also did some daily soaps and then later ended up becoming a Bollywood superstar.
Pavitra Rishta 2 started shooting lately. One week ago, the ALTBalaji team took to an Instagram account and shared several of the show. The caption was, “ Sometimes in most ordinary lives, we find the most extraordinary love stories! Witness the extraordinary love story of Manav and Archana. Streaming soon on ALTBalaji.”
The web series will be solely accessible on ZEE5 for 55 days and after that, it will also be accessible on ALTBalaji. Pavitra Rishta 2 will be directed by Nandita Mehra.