Pankaj Tripathi is playing Janhvi Kapoor’s father in the Gunjan Saxena biopic and the acting powerhouse is all praise for his on-screen daughter.
Talking about the Dhadak actress, he said, “I am playing the role of Janhvi’s father in the film. Janhvi is an amazing actress. She is very serious about her work. These young actors of today are very hard-working. They work on every scene. I share a very good bond with her”
The film’s team is presently shooting in Lucknow and Pankaj Tripathi revealed that Janhvi, who is playing Gunjan has already explored the entire city. She also keeps suggesting him the local delicacies that he should try.
Janhvi is playing Gunjan Saxena, Indian Air Force’s first female combat pilot, who received the Shaurya Vir for the courage that she displayed during the Kargil War and Tripathi is playing her father Anup Saxena in the biopic.
Directed by Sharan Sharma, the film is being produced by Janhvi’s mentor Karan Johar.
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