Actor Zeeshan Ayyub has been making headlines with his remarkable performances and noteworthy roles. His portrayal of newspaper editor Imran Siddiqui in the web series "Scoop," directed by Hansal Mehta, garnered widespread acclaim from both critics and viewers. However, it was his wife Rasika Agashe's role as a jail matron that sparked mixed reactions among the audience.
In an interview, Zeeshan opened up about the viewers' response to Rasika's character, Meena, who is depicted as tormenting the protagonist Jagruti Pathak (played by Karishma Tanna) in "Scoop." Zeeshan explained that this portrayal became the reason for viewers' dislike towards Rasika's character, as she effectively brought the character to life.
During the interview, Zeeshan also shared personal struggles he faced during his initial days in Mumbai when he had no source of income. He revealed that Rasika, his wife, played a pivotal role in their journey by securing work and managing their expenses for three years.
Amidst his recent successes, Zeeshan has been generating buzz for his upcoming film "Sam Bahadur," directed by Meghna Gulzar. The film chronicles the life of Sam Manekshaw, the legendary Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. With the film currently in the post-production stage, fans eagerly anticipate its release on December 1. "Sam Bahadur" boasts an ensemble cast including Vicky Kaushal, Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Neeraj Kabi, Keita Arai, and others, promising a captivating cinematic experience.
With his ability to bring characters to life on-screen, Zeeshan Ayyub is undoubtedly an actor to watch out for. As fans eagerly await the release of "Sam Bahadur," they can rest assured that Zeeshan will continue to deliver exceptional performances, leaving a lasting impact on audiences.