After months of speculations, Hina Khan has confirmed that she is playing the iconic role of Komolika in Ekta Kapoor’s Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2. As expected, the netziens went gaga over the announcement and her first look as Komolika went viral on social media.
Donning the avatar of a hot villan for the first time on Indian television, Hina looked amazing in nose ring and a black-and-silver lehenga. Her last soap outing, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, had her as sanskaari daughter-in-law.
The new promo for the show features her in an all-black outfit as the men fall at her feet. She spots Anurag and Prerna and we know trouble is here.
“Playing Komolika is an extremely thrilling experience. However, it also brings a huge responsibility of living it up to the expectations of the viewers. Komolika became a household name who is reminisced even today. She is strongly instilled in the hearts and minds of the viewers. I will try to retain the essence of the old character, but with a new spin," Hina said about her character.
Playing the role of Komolika Chaubey, who is the daughter of a politician who is also involved in sex trade. According to reports, Kasautii’s lead Prerna, played by Erica Fernandes, will be sold off into flesh trade run by Komolika’s father.
The channel also shared a video where producer Ekta Kapoor said the new Komolika is going to be different from the one played by Urvashi Dholakia. She also said that Komolika is the spice of Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 and she’s going to turn the life of Prerna and Anurag upside down.