Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has signed her first ever web series. Titled Moghul, the series will have her playing an important role. Talking about this development, Shabana said that the series is an adaptation of the Alex Rutherford’s book by the same name. The book talks about the Mughal history right from Babar to Aurangzeb. The series will be produced by Nikkhil Advani.
Shabana will be playing the character of Babar’s grandmother Esan Daulat. She made sure that Babar was crowned the prince when he was 12 years old. She was the real power the throne is who Shabana described her character.
Shabana will be shooting for 40 days for the project. Speaking about the positives of the online medium, Shabana said that one can be more descriptive than the other mediums. She also said that the medium has tremendous reach. Shabana will be joining the bandwagon of the many Bollywood actors who made decided to become part of the digital medium.