Kalki Koechlin to star in a supernatural show on TV? Kalki Koechlin to star in a supernatural show on TV? Source : Press
Supernatural and horror shows are ruling the TRP's of small screen and to join the list is the Star Plus show titled Nazar, which features Bhojpuri actress and Bigg Boss 10 fame Monalisa in the lead role along with Kasautii Zindagii Kay and Meri Durga fame Ankur Nayyar and Amanat and Balika Vadhu fame Smita Bansal.
The show will be helmed by the producer of Ishqbaaz, Gul Khan. According to a report in a leading daily, the makers of the show are keen to star Kalki Koechlin as the Mahadaayan in the series which is based on the story of evil spirits.
A source said to a leading daily, "Kalki played one of the lead roles in the film Ek Thi Daayan. So, the makers feel it will be apt to begin the serial with her. They want her to play the mahadaayan, who rules their world. It is a five-minute cameo and they are already in talks with her."
The casting for the Mahadaayan is still underway and if things materialize, then Kalki Koechlin will be seen in the role of Mahadaayan. Well, Kalki featured in television shows previously too; however, the actress who played the lead role in the film Ek Thi Daayan will do a supernatural show on the small screen for the first time.
Besides a television show Nazar, Kalki Koechlin will be seen in Zoya Akhtar's directorial Gully Boy which stars Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles. The film is an adaptation of the lives of the rapper Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naved Shaikh aka Naezy.
Moreover, Kalki Koechlin will be debuting on the internet with a web series titled Smoke, which also stars Neil Bhoopalam, Mandira Bedi and Jim Sarabh. The series revolves around the subject of Goan mafia and politics. Kalki will be seen playing the role of a Portuguese-Goan DJ in Smoke.