‘Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story’ actor Pratik Gandhi is all set to star as the lead in upcoming film titled ‘Atithi Bhooto Bhava’.

Pratik Gandhi has won the hearts of the nation with his amazing acting in the web series, Scam 1992 – The Harshad Mehta Story, the actor was loved by the fans as the reel life Harshad Mehta and his versatility was the talk of the town, ever since then the fans were eagerly wanted the actor to be seen in Bollywood, and now the actor is all set to star as the lead in upcoming film titled ‘Atithi Bhooto Bhava’.

Pratik Gandhi in ‘Scam 1992’.

Pratik Gandhi will be joined by veteran actor Jackie Shroff and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s niece and actress Sharmin Segal. The film directed by Hardik Gajjar, ‘Atithi BhootoBhava’ commenced its shoot today i.e. 22. January 2021 in Mathura.

The information was shared by Trade Analyst TaranAdarsh share on his Twitter handle, “JACKIE SHROFF – PRATIK GANDHI… #JackieShroff, #PratikGandhi [#Scam1992] and #SharminSegal to star in #AtithiBhootoBhava… Shoot begins in #Mathura today… Directed by Hardik Gajjar… Produced by Hardik Gajjar Films and Backbencher Pictures… Dr Jayantilal Gada presentation.”

The film is produced by Hardik Gajjar Films, Backbencher Pictures and is presented by Dr Jayantilal Gada.

Born and brought up in Surat, Pratik predominantly works in Gujarati theatre and cinema. He has been seen in Hindi films such as ‘Mitron‘ and ‘Loveyatri‘.

Pratik won plaudits for his portrayal of HarshadMehta, which made him a household name. The show is the top Indian web series of 2020 according to IMDb.Asked how he wants to go forward, Pratiktold IANS via Twitter: “‘Scam’ response has strengthened my belief in going by the gut feel.” He further added “So, I will continue doing that with more zeal and excitement. There are good projects coming my way and I hope to add more memorable character in this.”

Meanwhile, Sharmin was last seen in ‘Malaal‘. She has also worked as an assistant director in ‘BajiraoMastani‘ and ‘Mary Kom‘.