“I Wanted To Do An Age Appropriate Role But Also Something Interesting”, Saif Ali khan On Choosing Jawaani Jaaneman

Jaawani Jaaneman is the Story of 40-year-old man, Saif Ali Khan lives his life like a happy-go-lucky bachelor until his daughter played by debutante Alaya Furniturewala shows up at his door. Shocked by her sudden visit, he refuses to accept her as his daughter. Then enter’s Tabu, his ex-wife and his daughter’s mother.

According to Indian Express On Tuesday, at the launch of song “Gallan Kardi”, Saif interacted with the media and spoke about his experience working in the film. Sharing that he has been wanting to do age appropriate roles, the actor said, “Producer Jay Shewakramani had shared this idea with me a couple of years back. Recently, when I was thinking about my career, I felt I wanted to do an age-appropriate role, maybe play a father but it had to be something interesting. That’s when I connected with Jay again on this film.”

He added, “I had met Nitin Kakkar for another film which did not work out but I really enjoyed talking to him. And when Jay told me he has got Nitin on-board, I was really excited. Nitin really added a lot more value to the script and somehow made it really commercial and entertaining. It was a very enjoyable experience.”

The rom-com is directed by Nitin Kakkar The January 2020 release also stars Chunky Panday, Kubbra Sait and Rameet Sandhu in pivotal roles. Saif Ali Khan will be seen as Amar Khanna, Tabu as Jaya Bakshi and Alaya Furniturewala as Gauri Khanna. Jawaani Jaaneman is set to release on 7th February, 2020.