The Indian television industry is known for its dramatic, romantic, mixed masala, comedy and off-the-hook shows. To make these show Hit, one of the major contributions comes from the casting agencies, as they find the perfect cast for that most loved character on screen. Shadman Khan, an renowned Casting Director, he’s the name behind bringing #Abhigya on-screen and turning it iconic with Sriti Jha and Shabir Ahluwalia. He has done casting for many popular TV shows like Kumkum Bhagya, Half Marriage, Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum, Yeh Hai Chahatein, Laal Ishq etc.
In a recent interaction with Tellychakkar, Shadman said that he wishes to cast Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill if the most adored show, Kumkum Bhagya, gets a reboot. He says “I would love to cast Sidharth and Shehnaaz if Kumkum Bhagya plans on a sequel or reboot with a different cast, as their personalities match the characters Abhi and Pragya’. Shehnaaz is quite bubbly and mischievous whereas Sidharth is known for his daredevil attitude. The duo keeps setting major trends for their fans every now and then; it would be quite an interesting and fresh change if this happens.”
Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill has been one of the most popular pair of Bigg Boss 13. The duo enjoys immense popularity after their stint in the controversial show. The two has won millions of hearts with their sizzling chemistry in the Bigg Boss 13 house. Fans fondly calls the them SidNaaz. Post the reality show, Shehnaaz and Sidharth featured together in two music videos – Bhula Dunga and Shona Shona.
Shadman further revealed how difficult it gets while casting the right person for the character. He reveals that casting for a Web show is way more challenging than TV and Films, as the web focuses more on realistic characters than the glam effect of it. Shadman is proud of his web project, Nail Polish, as he was way beyond happy with its casting.
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