Pankaj Tripathi is counted among the most powerful actors in Bollywood. Everyone believes in his acting. Recently, Jahnavi Kapoor has revealed that she wanted her father to play Pankaj Tripathi in ‘Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl’. Jahnavi also says that for this he had also sought a vow and left non-food.
Let us tell you that Jahnavi Kapoor was very much appreciated for the title role played in ‘Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl’. In this film, actor Pankaj Tripathi was seen in the role of his father, whose work was also very much liked.
Recently Jahnavi has told that he had made a wish that his father should play Pankaj Tripathi in this film. During an interview, Janhvi said that ever since the script of this film came to her, she wanted her father to play the role of Pakanj Tripathi in this film. For this, he also spoke to the film team.
Jahnavi told, ‘I am a big fan of Pankaj ji, as soon as I read the script, I talked to the team and said please can Pankaj Tripathi ji play my father’s character. Perhaps there was talk of the team also with them.
Jahnavi also told that Pankaj Tripathi should play his father’s role in this film, for this he asked for a vow and then quit eating non-veg food. He said, “I was very happy when I came to know that Pankaj ji said yes to the film.”
Let me tell you, ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ is based on the life of Gunjan Saxena, a fighter pilot of the Indian Air Force. Indian Air Force officer Gunjan Saxena became the first female pilot to participate in the 1999 Kargil War. It was produced by Dharma Productions of Karan Johar.