First his injuries nipped his cricketing career in the bud and then personal issues were the reason of his acting career being cut short. But now after having overcome his personal demons, cricketer turned actor Salil Ankola is back on the small screen after a long period of hibernation.
He will be soon be seen in the Flying Turtles Films supernatural thriller drama, “Savitri”, essaying the role of a Rajput king, Jay Singh, father of the show’s main protagonist, Riddhi Dogra aka Princess Damayanti. As seen by the viewers, present life Savitri was Princess Damayanti in her past life. The current track is focusing on her past life story where she is born as a daughter of King Jay Singh.
Jay Singh is a brave king and an efficient warrior who is out to protect his kingdom from the clutches of evil Rahukaal (Krip Suri). Although Salil personally does not believe in the concept of past life, he is excited at playing his on-screen character, Jay Singh, based on the rebirth and reincarnation. It is left to be seen whether Salil will also portray the role of Princess Damayanti reborn as present day Savitri’s father.