Award winning actor Pankaj Tripathi, who normally portrays the guy next door or plays a character withshades of grey, is all set to play a South Indian superstar next. He says he enjoyed his makeover as a flamboyant celebrity. Talking about his role to IANS, Pankaj described his character of Saleem as “unpredictable”.
“I am playing a clean and flamboyantly dressed superstar named Saleem, who has the superstardom of a hero. He is either unpredictable or tries to do a performance of unpredictability. He is a superstar who acts on-screen and off-screen. I had fun,” Pankaj told IANS.
He had recently shared an instgram post with a new web series promotion
Pankaj will be seen essaying Saleem in Indrajit Lankesh’s film ‘Shakeela’, featuring Richa Chadha as the sultry actress from Kerala who acted in several adult films in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. The film is set to release this Christmas on December 25.