Pallavi Sharda to play role of sex worker in Begum Jaan

Mumbai: Australian-Indian dancer turned Bollywood actress Pallavi Sharda, who will be seen playing role of sex worker in her upcoming movie “Begum Jaan”, says she is enjoying experimenting with different characters in films.

The 28-years-old actress, was born in Australia’s Perth city, she was seen hosting Indian Premier League (IPL) in the year 2016.

Pallavi said in a statement, “From the IPL, where I was my Aussie crazy self to playing a rural sex worker from Punjab, it’s been an incredible year as a performer. So I am enjoying experimenting with different characters and surrounding to very different scripts.”

The movie “Begum Jaan” was directed by Srijit Mukherjee, which also starts Vidya Balan in lead role.

Pallavi was last seen on screen in the 2015 film “Hawaizaada”, and finds it “rewarding” to work with such a team.