Shweta Bachchan Nanda makes her acting debut with father Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan’s daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda has finally made her acting debut. As the pictures of Big B and Shweta are floating on the internet from the sets of a studio.
Shweta can be seen helping her move around with a walking stick. Shweta’s on screen look is that of a girl next door while Big B sports the look of an aged father.
The father and daughter duo are reportedly shooting an advertisement for Kalyan Jewellers, India’s trusted and leading jewellery brand, of which Big B has been associated as a brand ambassador for since 2012.
The ad film depicts various shades of father-daughter relationship. Kalyan Jewellers new ad film is slated to go on air in July. The ad film is scripted by L&K Saatchi & Saatchi and directed by GB Vijay from Sculptors Production.
Ramesh Kalyanaraman, Executive Director, Kalyan Jewellers said, “We are extremely delighted that Shweta has consented to participate in a Kalyan Jewellers brand TV campaign. We have had a long association with the illustrious Bachchan family, with both Mr and Mrs Bachchan representing the brand globally. We believe that audience will love to see the film wherein, both, Amitabh Bachchan and Shweta play the role of a father and daughter, in an ad film for the first time. As a brand Kalyan has always celebrated the bonds of family and relationships and the new film epitomizes family values. Shweta’s design inputs will also augment Kalyan’s chic and trendy signature collections.’’ Quote Source (NDTV)
It’s a year of debuts for Shweta Bachan Nanda. Earlier this year, Mr Bachchan announced her debut novel titled Paradise Towers printed by Harpers Collins. The novel will hit the shelves in October. Sharing this news Big B wrote: “The proudest – father… My daughter the best and greatest.”
Shweta Bachchan, who has always confessed to being “the shy member of the family”, has also previously walked the ramp in 2016 for the Bachchans’ favourite designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla.
Shweta is married to Delhi-based businessman Nikhil Nanda and they are parents to Navya Naveli and Agastya. Shweta’s family is in Delhi but she’s often spotted at the Bachchans’ Mumbai residence Jalsa. Shweta is seen at all Bollywood parties. Recently she attended Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s wedding.