Young Ulka Gupta, who wowed millions of viewers across the country with her impressive portrayal of the great Rani Laxmibai in Zee TV’s Jhansi ki Rani, is back in the show. This time asKaali, the intense, spirited daughter of a tribal called Bandhu who had supported the Rani in her battle against the queen of Orchha. The character of Kaali will soon emerge as the new face of India’s struggle for Independence - Kraanti Ka Naya Chehra. Ignited with a strong passion and fervor for her motherland, she will be seen assisting Rani Laxmibai in her war against the British. One look at the pictures of Kaali and you know that Ulka is all set to play a feisty firebrand who’s ready for the kill!
Speaking of her new assignment on the very show that made her a household name, Ulka said, “It’s great to be back on the sets of Jhansi Ki Rani. The crew, the cast members, they’re all extremely affectionate since we have such wonderful memories to choose from. I’m all excited to be playing Kaali as she the same fire within her, the same intensity and passion for freedom as the Rani”
Speaking on the introduction of Ulka as Kaali, Mr. Sukesh Motwani, Head- Fiction Programming, said, “Ulka has been the face of Jhansi Ki Rani ever since we launched the show. If the audience had had their way, they’d never have let the Rani grow up. Naturally, we were keen to bring Ulka back as the show enters its most exciting climax. And a mere flashback wouldn’t have sufficed. As Kaali, Ulka will embody the new face of India’s struggle for Independence and work hand-in-hand with the Rani in her battle against the British.”
To catch Ulka Gupta return to the small screen as Kaali, stay tuned to Jhansi Ki Rani Monday-Friday @ 9:30pm on Zee TV.