35-year-old Nargis Fakhri playing Sangeeta Bijlani role in upcoming biopic ‘Azhar’. Emraan Hashmi will be playing the role of the former cricketer and Nargis will play his on-screen wife. Also featuring Prachi Desai as Azhar’s first wife Naureen.
Sources said ”We have locked Nargis to play Sangeeta Bijlani in the film. She fit the bill in terms of looks, style and glamour. We did the look test with her. She is a talented actress and we are glad to have her on board,”
Produced by Balaji Motion Pictures and MSM Motion Pictures, Azhar is slated for release in May 2016.