Entertainment Desk: Janhvi Kapoor, who is basking in the success of her debut Hindi film Dhadak has said that being a part of multi-starrer historical magnus opus Takht is a big deal for her as she is just a newcomer in the industry.
Janhvi was interacting with the media at the success party of Dhadak along with the film’s director Shashank Khiatan, producer Karan Johar, co-star Ishaan Khatter and sister Khushi Kapoor on Thursday in Mumbai.
Asked about becoming a part of Karan’s upcoming magnum opus Takht, Janhvi said: “What can I say? I am still in shock. It hasn’t sunk in yet. It’s a big deal for me and I am so eternally grateful and feel so blessed that Karan (Johar) has allowed me to be part of this journey.
“I am so excited and hope to do a good job... I am just overwhelmed right now.”
Dhadak which is the official adaptation of Marathi film Sairat has managed to collect around Rs 106 crore worldwide at the box-office.
When asked how she felt about her debut film managing to touch such a staggering figure, late actor Sridevi’s daughter said: “I am very happy and flattered.
“I hope that more people go, watch and like the film. Achieving the Rs 100 crore mark at the box-office means that lot of people have watched our film and showered their love upon our characters and the story...”
risingbd/Dhaka/August 10, 2018/A K Azad