Divyaalakshmi in Maharana Pratap
Divyaalakshmi has been roped in to play Sajja Bai, the second wife of King Uday Singh in the upcoming historical Maharana Pratap.
about having bagged the role, Divyaalakshmi says, "I have always wanted
to do a historical and I am glad I got this opportunity. Most
importantly, I have a lovely character to play. Sajaa Bai was a very lively,
bubbly woman who had some cute moments. Whenever my character comes on
screen, there will be some comedy, the kind never seen in a historical
For the actress, who has serials like Jyoti
to her credit, this is a major break. So far, the actress is best remembered for her role as a cop Joki in the first FIR
where-in she she used to start a conversation with 'nahi'. "That was my taikya kalam
. I also played a character with grey shades in Jyoti, did a film Break Ke Baad
in which I essayed Imran Khan's sister.
After that I took a sabbatical of two years and returned with Hum Ne Li Hai Shapath
," says the actress. In Shapath
she plays a con woman-turned-cop Bulbul and the love interest of Aamir Dalvi's character. "She is a Delhi girl, full of life just like Parineeti Chopra's character in Ishaqzaade
," smiles Divyaalakshmi.