Once again Dhallywood young actress Puja Cherry Roy to star opposite Superstar Shakib Khan in their upcoming film titled ‘Maya’, directed by Himel Ashraf, while both story and screenplay is by Ferari Farhad. It has received a government grant of BDT 65 lakh in the financial year 2021-22.
Earlier, the actress was seen opposite Dhallywood King Khan Shakib in SA Haque Alik directed film ‘Golui’ which was released last Eid.
The film was widely discussed and commercially successful. Puja was highly acclaimed for her performance and the chemistry of the duo in the film was appreciated by the audience too. Based on the success and chemistry the duo is going to share the screen once again.
It is learnt the upcoming film titled ‘Maya’ is a production of Shakib Khan's own production house, SK Films.
About the film superstar Shakib said, "The VFX and CG work in this film will be world-class. After watching foreign productions, we always thought why we couldn't achieve similar levels of quality. 'Maya' will try to be that film which has a lot of background and planning. To tell the story properly, I do not want to put any restrictions in terms of the budget for the film.’
According to sources the name of the film ‘Maya’ might change before the shooting of the begins and the shooting will be complete by the end of this year.
Regarding the context Puja said, "We are teaming up again and it is final. The story of the film is awesome. I have never worked on such a story."
Meanwhile, some rumours are going on the industry about Shakib and Puja pairing for two consecutive films. The heroine said rumours are often about the heroine who works with Shakib Bhai. I am a positive person. Not thinking about anything outside of work. The way the viewer sees us on the screen; it may seem that we are in love. In reality, it is not like that.
"I am the heroine of the industry. I will work with everyone," she added.