Namish Taneja On Choosing Zee Tv’s Next Maitree: I Didn’t Even Think For A Second

Namish Taneja has been roped in to play the male lead in the upcoming show ‘Maitree’. The actor opened up about doing a TV show after a gap of year.

Namish Taneja On Choosing Zee Tv's Next Maitree: I Didn’t Even Think For A Second

Namish Taneja is one popular name in Indian television industry. The actor rose to prominence after working in Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur. He later went on to do ‘Ekk Nayi Pehchaan’, ‘Vidya’, ‘Aye Mere Hamsafar’, and few more on tv. Namish has been away from tv since his last show which ended within an year. Now, he is back on small screen with a brand new show which will air on Zee Tv. Yes, you heard that right.

Namish Taneja has been shortlisted to play lead in opposite Shrenu Parikh. Now, The actor has said that he connected so well with his character that he didn’t take much time to accept the fictional drama.

Talking about his character, he revealed: “I am very excited to play the role of Ashish, he is a man of principles who is a successful lawyer by profession and treats it as a way to help the needy.” Also Read: Singham Returns Director Rohit Shetty Injured While Shooting In Hyderabad’s Ramoji Film City: Report

He further added: “When I heard about the character, I didn’t even think for a second and immediately chose to take it up as I relate to Ashish a lot. Just like him, even I am a family man who values relationships in his life and can never compromise when it comes to moral values. I am very excited to see the audience’s reaction and I just hope I can do justice to my character as well as the story.” Also Read: Fahmaan Khan Gave His Career Best Performance In This Scene: Fans Heap Praises On Dharam Patnii Actor For His Acting In Recent Death Scene

Meanwhile, Namish was recently approached to make a wild card entry in ongoing Bigg Boss 16. The actor straight away refused the offer and stated that he would like to be part of the show but from the beginning and hence won’t take up any wild card offers.

About Zee Tv Show Maitree

Maitree revolves around two best friends who have been inseparable since their childhood, so much so that their mothers also question them as to what will they do when either of them gets married. While they are sure that nothing can break their friendship and that they will remain the best of friends even after marriage, it seems that life has its own plan for them, making everyone wonder – ulajh ke do ungliyan, chali jo barso saath… kya hua ki choote hath? Kya hua ki hue khilaaf ?

Set against the backdrop of Prayagraj, the show focuses on the exciting journey of Maitree and her soul sister, Nandini.  Actors Shrenu Parikh, Namish Taneja, and Bhaweeka Chaudhary will play the roles of Maitree, Ashish, and Nandini respectively, While Zaan Khan will be seen playing the role of Ashish’s brother- Saaransh in the show.