Rio Kapadia is the latest to join the cast of Mahabharat on Star Plus
Popular faces will be seen in the soon to be launched mythological show Mahabharat on Star Plus, some of them being Puneet Issar who will be playing the role of Parshuram, Shaheer Sheikh as Arjun, Mansi Sharma as Ambika while Pallavi Subhash plays the role of princess Amba in the show. And the latest name to join the cast of the show is Rio Kapadia who will essay the role of King Subala of Gandhar and father of Gandhari. The makers of the show have already begun shooting in the beautiful locations in and around Kashmir. Well known music composers Ismail Darbar and the duo Ajay-Atul have been roped in to provide music for the show While oscar winner Bhanu Athaiya the costume designer has been brought in to design the costumes for the characters.
What remains to be seen is how Siddharth Tiwary manages to impress the viewers with the show, as is known several production houses in the past have tried depicting the story of Mahabharat in their own way but without much success. The channel has already started promoting the show on air and the show is likely to begin in the 3rd week of May.