MUMBAI: Veteran actor Jeetendra will make his digital debut from the second season of daughter Ekta Kapoor's production, "Baarish". The 78-year-old Bollywood veteran hopes the audience likes his "short stint in this show".
Jeetendra will play the role of Jeetuji Gandhi, a veteran, who is a part of the diamond business and has an eye for not just diamonds but also people.
He does every bit to play cupid between Anuj (Sharman Joshi) and Gauravi (Asha Negi) and tries everything to assist them to solve their misunderstandings.
"It''s great to be back on screen for a show like ''Baarish'', which finally convinced me to mark my digital debut in its upcoming season. The cast and crew are extremely warm on set and it''s lovely to get all their affection towards me," said Jeetendra.
"I am delighted to be playing the role of Jeetuji as his principles are very relatable. My fans and viewers will see the assorted shades of my character, who tries to reunite Anuj and Gauravi, and I''m hoping they're going to like my short stint during this show," he added.
"Baarish" also stars Priya Banerjee, Vikram Singh Chauhan, Abhishek Verma, Anuj Duhan, Shubhangi Latkar, Benaf Patel and Sahil Shroff.
Season 2 will soon stream on ALTBalaji and ZEE5.