Photograph: Kind courtesy Tara Sharma/Instagram

So far the main target in Zoya Akhtar’s The Archies has been on the kids.

Well, the kids have dad and mom too. And Zoya has opted for some uncommon casting within the senior roles as nicely.

Suhana Khan and Agastya Nanda’s moms will probably be performed Koel Purie and Tara Sharma respectively.


Photograph: Kind courtesy Koel Puri/Instagram

Twenty years in the past, Tara made her debut as a number one woman in Anupam Kher’s directorial Om Jai Jagdish, the place she was solid as Abhishek Bachchan’s spouse. Now, she will probably be seen as Abhishek’s nephew’s mom.

Koel Purie, India Today proprietor Aroon Purie’s elder daughter, was by no means eager on an performing profession. She did attempt her luck within the motion pictures with movies like Everybody Says I’m Fine and The Great Indian Butterfly.

Like Tara, she made her debut in a movie directed by an actor-turned-director, Rahul Bose (Everybody Says I’m Fine). She was final seen within the Sonam Kapoor cricket satire The Zoya Factor.

Now, Koel is all set to be directed by Zoya Akhtar in The Archies.

Interestingly, each actresses had been chosen for his or her bodily resemblance to their display screen sons; Agastya and Suhana can move off as Tara Sharma’s and Koel Purie’s kids.

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