Bollywood actress Kajol’s first look from her upcoming digital debut series, the Indian adaptation of ‘The Good Wife’, was unveiled on Thursday.
The actress will play a lawyer in show titled ‘The Good Wife - Pyaar, Kanoon, Dhoka’.
Kajol, one of Bollywood’s most loved actresses, said in a statement: “I have been playing multiple characters throughout my acting journey, but the firsts are always special.”
The first look was released on the occasion of Disney+ Day.
Commenting on the upside of the medium of streaming, the actress said, “The beauty of OTT platforms is that they give creators and actors an opportunity to reinvent and experiment with different formats, and with Disney+ Hotstar’s ‘The Good Wife’, that’s exactly what I got.”
She added: “As a career first move, I will be playing a lawyer in my first-ever series, directed by the fabulous Suparn Verma.”
The original legal and political drama, ‘The Good Wife’, was created by CBS Studios, in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions.
The format rights are distributed globally by Paramount Global Content Distribution and it has been licensed in China, India, Japan, Latin America, Middle East, Russia, Turkey and Vietnam.
It’s directed by Suparn Verma of ‘The Family Man’ fame and produced by Banijay Asia.