Sachin Pilgaonkar’s daughter Shriya will be making her Bollywood debut with Shah Rukh Khan starrer Fan and the actor feels working with the superstar is a great learning experience for her. Though Shah Rukh Khan plays the protagonist in Maneesh Sharma’s Fan and the film has no leading lady, women have important roles to play in the project. Supermodel Waluscha De Sousa is part of the film.
And now it has come to light that veteran actor Sachin Pilgaonkar’s daughter, Shriya will be making her Hindi film debut in the film which has SRK playing his own fan. Yes, Shriya has a small but important character in the film, confirmed a source close to the project. Shriya, a theatre actress who has directed a few short films, made her acting debut in 2013 with her father’s Marathi production Ekulti Ek.
Fan may have been Shriya’s debut film in Bollywood, but the actress is not new to showbiz. Born to actor parents have advantages as Shriya made her debut in popular TV show of ’90s Tu Tu Main Main which featured her mother and was directed by her father.