|23rd Jan 2004
By ApunKaChoice Bureau
After bagging the screen award for her performance in Nagesh Kukunoor 's 3 Deewarien , Juhi Chawla is gearing up to play the leading role in a Punjabi film.
The movie titled Des Hoyaa Pardes, will have Punjabi singer Gurdaas Maan acting opposite Juhi. Others in the cast include stars Parmeet Sethi, Divya Dutta, Sudhir Pandey, Mukesh Tiwari.
To be directed by Manoj Punj, the film will tell the story of an Indian family seeking political asylum in USA.
The movie will go on floors in February in Chandigarh. Certain portions of the film will also be shot in U.S.A.
Des Hoyaa Pardes will also be made in English as 'Political Asylum'.