Bollywood’s bombastic babe Rakhi Sawant has always been known to get heads rolling. Shooting in the city, Rakhi has been getting her act together for her upcoming web series Tawaif in Gomtinagar. Playing the Indian version of a Playboy Bunny, Rakhi was seen in a pink dress, accompanied by many other artists from the city. Line producer Rizwan Khan was quoted saying that in the webseries actors Mukesh Rishi, Ashmit Patel and Rakhi Sawant will be seen in lead roles.
Avi Kashyap is the producer of the web series and it is being directed by Marukh Mirza. The star has been shooting near Ambedkar Park, where Rakhi Sawant’s song was shot.
Some scenes have also been shot inside a house in Gomtinagar and Jankipuram. Shooting of the film will go on for a month. The shoot will also cover areas like Gomtinagar, Jankipuram, Chowk, Old Lucknow and other locations.
Naseeruddin Shah will also be seen in this web series. More than 20 artists from the city will be seen, including Rakhi Jaiswal, Devendra Modi, Vandana Singh, Niyaz Khan, Meraj Alam among others.
The shoot is following the guidelines issued by the government on the sets during the shooting. The temperature is checked daily for all visitors to the set.
Apart from this, when a scene is filmed, only the artist can remove the mask, the rest of the time they have to wear the mask. Everyone is sanitized from time to time.