Alizeh Agnihotri, Salman Khan’s niece, is set to make her film debut in Soumendra Padhi’s next. Soumendra is best known for directing Manoj Bajpayee’s Budhia Singh: Born to Run, which won Best Children’s Film at the 2016 National Film Awards.
Soumendra is also known for his work as the director of the Netflix series Jamtara. The second season of Jamtara has recently begun streaming on the OTT platform.
Alizeh Agnihotri is the daughter of Salman Khan’s sister Alvira Khan Agnihotri and popular 90s actor Atul Agnihotri. Atul is well-known for his roles in films such as Sir, Aatish, and Krantiveer, among others. He also directed Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa (2004), starring Salman and Preity Zinta, and Hello (2008), starring Sohail Khan.
Alizeh Agnihotri’s debut film, which is yet to be titled, is scheduled to release in 2023.