Fans of International star and renowned actor Kabir Bedi have a reason to rejoice as they will be able to see him in action once again on the small screen after a long hiatus. He has been signed by Dr. B K Modi, a close aide of the actor for his mega project based on the life and teachings of Gautam Buddha.
Initially planned as a full-fledged movie, it was later on converted to a tele series and will be aired on ‘Zee TV’. Kabir Bedi essays the role of a sage who will foresee the arrival of the great saint Gautam Buddha. The show will cover the life of the saint from being born as Prince Siddharth to his transition to Buddha.
Kabir Bedi himself has a strong connect with Buddhism as apart from being a follower; his mother was a Buddhist nun for around 15 years in Tibet. He too was ordained to be a monk having spent quite a few months in Burma monastery at the age of 10. But destiny had other plans for him as he was destined to entertain people by being in the glamour industry.