Neil Nitin bags role in GoT: Bollywood not a stranger to foreign TV shows

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh is reportedly of... more

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh has reportedly been offered a role in HBO’s  popular series Game of Thrones. Mukesh, who will next appear in Sooraj Barjatya’s film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, is said to have impressed stunt director Greg Powell (also the action director for GoT) while training for his sword fighting scenes.
1/7Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh has reportedly been offered a role in HBO’s popular series Game of Thrones. Mukesh, who will next appear in Sooraj Barjatya’s film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, is said to have impressed stunt director Greg Powell (also the action director for GoT) while training for his sword fighting scenes.
Not too long back Priyanka Chopra made headlines for her role as a young FBI recruit Alex Parrish in American television thriller series Quantico, which recently won her a nomination in the Favorite Actress In a New TV Series category for the People’s Choice Award 2016.
2/7Not too long back Priyanka Chopra made headlines for her role as a young FBI recruit Alex Parrish in American television thriller series Quantico, which recently won her a nomination in the Favorite Actress In a New TV Series category for the People’s Choice Award 2016.
Actor Saeed Jaffrey’s role as Jimmy Sharma in BBC comedy Tandoori Nights in 1985 was probably one of the earliest instance of an Indian actor featuring in a foreign TV show. The show also featured the late Zohra Sehgal.
3/7Actor Saeed Jaffrey’s role as Jimmy Sharma in BBC comedy Tandoori Nights in 1985 was probably one of the earliest instance of an Indian actor featuring in a foreign TV show. The show also featured the late Zohra Sehgal.
Kabir Bedi played the role of Prince Omar Rashid of Morocco for seven episodes in The Bold and the Beautiful, the popular TV series of the early 1990s.
4/7Kabir Bedi played the role of Prince Omar Rashid of Morocco for seven episodes in The Bold and the Beautiful, the popular TV series of the early 1990s.
Slumdog Millionaire fame Dev Patel plays the role of Neal Sampat in Aaron Sorkin’s HBO show The Newsroom.
5/7Slumdog Millionaire fame Dev Patel plays the role of Neal Sampat in Aaron Sorkin’s HBO show The Newsroom.
Actor Anil Kapoor played the role of Kamistani President Omar Hassan in Season 8 of American television series 24. In the Indian version of the show, Kapoor played the lead role of Jai Singh Rathod (role of Jack Bauer in the original).
6/7Actor Anil Kapoor played the role of Kamistani President Omar Hassan in Season 8 of American television series 24. In the Indian version of the show, Kapoor played the lead role of Jai Singh Rathod (role of Jack Bauer in the original).
Bollywood actress Nimrat Kaur made headlines when she was roped in to play the role of Tasneem Qureshi, an ISI Agent in the popular TV drama Homeland in 2015 in its fourth season.
7/7Bollywood actress Nimrat Kaur made headlines when she was roped in to play the role of Tasneem Qureshi, an ISI Agent in the popular TV drama Homeland in 2015 in its fourth season.
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