Janhvi Kapoor hugs cousin Shanaya before returning home from Gunjan Saxena biopic shoot
When Bollywood stars get to shoot for a film with their family members on set, work becomes fun and the sets feel like home.
Speaking of this, Janhvi Kapoor welcomed cousin Shanaya Kapoor as the assistant director of her upcoming film on the life of Indian Air Force Female pilot, Gunjan Saxena. Janhvi has been busy shooting for the same in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh and her cousin Shanaya joined her on the sets as the AD. After working hard for the past few days, Shanaya is homebound. However, before that, Janhvi and Shanaya spent time together.
Sanjay Kapoor took to Instagram to share a photo of Janhvi and Shanaya together. In the photo, Janhvi and Shanaya can be seen hugging each other and are all smiles in each other’s embrace.
Janhvi can be seen sporting a pink top with white Pajamas, while Shanaya can be seen sporting a black and white striped tee with grey jeans, a black cap and a scarf. The two seemed to be celebrating before heading home to Mumbai.
Sanjay captioned the photo as, “back home today.” Janhvi Kapoor will be seen essaying the role of Indian Air Force’s first female pilot in Gunjan Saxena biopic.
The film also stars Pankaj Tripathi and Angad Bedi. Pankaj will be seen as Janhvi’s father in the film, while Angad will be seen as her brother. A while back, Janhvi’s look as the IAF pilot was leaked online and it caused a massive stir among her fans. For her role, Janhvi has also been taking flying lessons to ace her character of the IAF officer who flew into the Kargil war zone and made history. For her valour, Gunjan was awarded the Shaurya Chakra. Janhvi’s film is tentatively titled “Kargil Girl” and is helmed by debutante director Sharan Sharma.