Sanjay Leela Bhansali is set to launch Jaaved Jaffrey’s son Meezan opposite his niece Sharmin


Popular star kids including Sara Ali Khan, Jahnavi Kapoor, Aahaan Shetty, Ishaan Khattar and Aadar Jain are busy preparing for the debut in Bollywood these days. A new name of Meezan Jaffrey has been added in this list new comers. Meezan is the son of Jaaved Jaffrey.

Javeed Jaffrey with son Meezan Jaffrey

Filmmakers are always in a search for discovering and launching newer talent. News is that Sanjay Leela Bhansali is in the mood to bring brand new faces through his production venture. Bhansali is going to launch Meezan Jaafrey under his production house Bhansali Productions.

Elated father Jaaved Jaffrey conformed the news through his Twitter account. He wrote “My sons journey into filmdom starts today officially “.

Meezan assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali for “Bajirao Mastani” and has trained in theatre acting and martial arts. He is also said to have inherited dancing genes from his father. Apart from this, he has studied film making from Visual Arts in New York for over 4 years.

As per sources the filmmaker is going to launch Meezan opposite his sister Bela Sehgal’s daughter Sharmin.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali with niece

Apart from the blood relation, Bela and Sanjay go a long way as she edited most of SLB’s movies, and stood right behind him, as he made his journey from choreographer to director.

Buzz is that, the said film will be based on a real story and shall roll at the end of next year.

However the movie will be directed by Mangesh Hadawale, who has previously directed Marathi movie Tingyaa and the Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Dekh India Circus, that won a lot of awards in the international film festival. For this movie, Meezan is said to have auditioned for the role and was chosen based on the talent he displayed.

If we look at the announcements then Sridevi‘s daughter Jhanvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar will make debuts from Karan Johar’s film. Saif Ali Khan’s daughter will make her debut opposite Sushant Singh Rajput from “Kedarnath”. Then Suniel Shetty‘s son will make debut from Sajid Nadiadwala’s film. Sunny Deol will launch his son Karan Singh Deol and Ranbir Kapoor‘s cousin Adaar Jain is also in the lineup.