Shaukeen , the 1982 , Hindi film with Rati Agnihotri in the main lead is being remade in Hindi and Marathi simultaneously. In both the versions, there are different actors essaying the same characters. While the hot model Lisa Hayden has been roped in play the leading character of Rati Agnihotri in the Hindi version, newcomer Niyati Joshi will be essaying the role in the he Marathi version. Competition is ripe and comparison between the two actresses is also inevitable.
Lisa Hayden recently impressed everyone in the movie Queen in which she played a small role. Besides being a high profile model, she has hosted various shows on TV like Kingfisher Model Hunt on NDTV Goodtimes and has hosted few award functions as well. On the other hand, Niyati Joshi is an actor on TV. She has been around in the Television and Marathi industry for few years now. She has also done many modeling assignments. Her serial, Ghar Ki Lakshimi Betiyaan , was also highly popular and her work was appreciated. This film will be her debut as an actress. It will be interesting to see her pulling off a full fledged role in the much awaited film.