Veteran actor Jaya Bachchan will be playing a negative role for the first time in her entire career. The actress will be seen as an antagonist in Karan Johar’s Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani. Jaya will essay the role of Ranveer Singh’s scheming manipulative grandmother in the film.
Reportedly her role is out and out negative. “Jaya has never played a negative role in her entire career. Not even a slightly grey character. When she was offered this really evil character her first reaction was, ‘Why me?’ said a source close to the production. Jaya is reportedly having a blast playing this evil woman.
Interestingly Jaya’s daughter-in-law bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will also be essaying role of a negative character in her upcoming film Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan .