Shaheer Sheikh pens note on playing Sushant Singh Rajput’s role in Pavitra Rishta 2: ‘Sushant, you will always be Manav’

  • Shaheer Sheikh took to Instagram and wrote about taking on the provide to play Manav and entering into the footwear of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput for Pavitra Rishta 2.0.

PUBLISHED ON JUL 13, 2021 08:23 PM IST

Shaheer Sheikh steps into the footwear of Sushant Singh Rajput to play Manav within the second season of Pavitra Rishta. The present made Sushant a family title when he essayed the function in 2009.

As he began taking pictures for the present, Shaheer has shared an extended notice, revealing his emotions when he was approached for the reboot. Actors Ankita Lokhande and Usha Nadkarni will reprise their roles for the upcoming present whereas Shaheer Sheikh will play Manav in Pavitra Rishta 2.0. Sushant stop the present for his Bollywood journey. He died by obvious suicide on June 14 final yr.

Sharing footage with Ankita Lokhande and Usha Nadkarni, Shaheer Sheikh wrote on Tuesday night, “Once I was first approached for PR2 (Pavitra Rishta 2.0), I used to be shocked. Who of their proper mind set, would dare to play a personality immortalised by Sushant Singh Rajput..I too was reluctant. Then I believed, figuring out Sushant he was one to take each problem head on. And so I made a decision that whereas it’s scary to step into his footwear & dwell upto viewers expectations… it’s scarier to NOT even attempt. And so I did what I felt he would do, if he was in my place. I took the problem.”

He additional wrote, “When the workforce instructed me they needed somebody who was earnest in order that we may all inform a narrative that was a becoming homage to Sushant’s legacy… I made a decision to offer it my all and go away the remaining to the audiences and to The All Mighty. Working with a workforce that cherished & revered him immensely solely provides to the real intent in all our hearts. Sushant, you’ll all the time be Manav. Nothing can change that & nobody can exchange that. I will not be nearly as good, and I’ll not do justice to it such as you did, however I promise to offer it my ALL. #pavitrarishta2.”

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The present went on flooring this Sunday and the actors had posted footage on their social media pages. The brand new season of the hit present will stream on ALTBalaji.


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