13th February, Mumbai: Actor and producer Gehana Vasisth is all praises for Bigg Boss season 16 finalist Shiv Thakare and even went to the extent of saying that Shiv Thakare is the Siddarth Shukla of this season.
“A new Siddarth Shukla is born in the form of Shiv Thakare in this season of Bigg Boss,” Gehana told us.
She runs her own production house and had said she would really like Bigg Boss 16 finalist and winner of Marathi Bigg Boss, Shiv Thakare to work as her hero in her upcoming film.
Speaking to this website Gehana said, “The script of the film is ready. The story is very similar to the movie Jannat, everything is ready and the film is ready to hit the floors. The film is tentatively titled ‘Jai Maharashtra’. I want Shiv to be part of this project as my hero.”
Adding to this Gehana said she thinks Priyanka Chaudhary is a great actor and according to her, Priyanka and Shiv look very good together on screen as well.
“If she (Priyanka Chaudhary) is interested, I would love that she is also part of this project,” Gehana said.
Gehana feels that Shiv Thakare is super hero material and also considers him to be the winner of Bigg Boss 16.
“For me, Shiv is the winner of this season. I don’t care who wins finally, because there are other issues involved which I do not want to go into. But I think Shiv deserves to win and for me he is already the winner,” Gehana said.
Gehana whose real name is Vandana Tiwari, hails from Chirimiri in Chhattisgarh and spent her initial life in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh. She was an anchor for a Tv channel covering the 2015 Cricket World Cup and was seen on several TV chat shows.
She has done over 100 ads and featured in films like Filmy Duniya (Hindi), Luckhnowi Ishq (Hindi), Operation Duryodhana 2 (Telugu), BTech Love story (Telugu). She was also short-listed for Ekta Kapoor’s Lock Upp reality show Season 1, but did not go on air.
On the Tv front, she was introduced as an anchor in Sahara One Television Channel. She was seen in the serial Behenein on Star Plus and appeared as a VJ on the True Life show on MTV India.