Mumbai, May 18: Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav who is popularly known for his comedy now will be seen in the web film ‘Ardh’ where he will play a small-town guy named Shiva who struggles to become an actor despite being a thespian.
The trailer of the film was released on Wednesday. The story is set in Mumbai. To survive in the city of dreams and to earn his bread and butter, he pretends to be a transgender called Parvati with the support of his wife.
Talking about the film, Rajpal Yadav said in a statement, “‘Ardh’ is the story of those people who struggle day and night to make their dreams come true. Shiva and Parvati represent those survivors. In our country, there are millions of such Shiva and Parvati who are fighting for their survival. So, this is their story, and I am honoured to be telling it.”
The film, directed by Palash Muchhal, also stars Rubina Dilaik, Hiten Tejwani and Kulbhushan Kharbanda. Rubina plays Rajpal’s wife in the film.