Drashti Dhami who became a household name with television shows like Geet - Hui Sabse Parayi, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon is all set to make her digital debut with the upcoming period drama The Empire, which will soon launch on Disney+ Hotstar VIP. The stunning and immensely talented Drashti will be seen playing a warrior princess for the first time in her acting career. Created by National award-winning director Nikkhil Advani of Emmay Entertainment, The Empire traces the beginning of a dynasty.
The actress was last seen in Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka and has been away from the limelight for over two years now. The Empire marks her return and this is for the first time that Drashti will be seen playing a warrior. Today, releasing the motion poster on social media a super excited Drashti wrote,” No one is above family. No sacrifice is big enough for #TheEmpire. #HotstarSpecials, The Empire coming soon only on @disneyplushotstarvip.”
The actress looks magnificent in red attire as a royal warrior in the first look motion poster. Talking about her look in her digital debut, actor Drashti Dhami said, “I have played a myriad of characters in my years in television but, this is a first for me. My look in The Empire reflects royalty but also allows her to shapeshift into the warrior she can be. Every look test was a thrilling experience that helped me understand her even more.”
Earlier this week the makers also revealed the motion poster of Kunal Kapoor as Emperor Babur. The series is co-directed by Mitakshara Kumar and produced by Monisha Advani and Madhu Bhojwani (Emmay Entertainment), The Empire promises a world-class viewing experience and will release soon only on Disney+ Hotstar.