By: Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM
Tuesday, December 05, 2006
With the shooting of Ashutosh Gowariker's Jodhaa Akbar in
full progress in Rajasthan, this week saw the presence of Chief
Minister Vasundhra Raje on the film's set at the Amer Palace in
Jaipur. Jodhaa Akbar chronicles the life and love of
Mughal emperor Akbar and the Rajput princess Jodhaa, with Hrithik
Roshan and Aishwarya Rai in the lead roles.
With a major portion of the film being filmed in the state of
Rajasthan, the Chief Minister spent some interesting time on the
sets, witnessing the shoot and met up with the cast and crew during
The first schedule of 45 days is being shot in Jaipur. The
second schedule of 30 days will start in January 2007 at N.D.
Studios in Karjat, after which the principal shooting of the film
will be over. Produced by Ashutosh Gowariker Productions and UTV,
the film is slated for a Diwali 2007 release.