After making romantic comedies, social dramas and sports biopics, director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari (Bareilly Ki Barfi, 2017, Panga, 2020) is now helming a modern love story about the attraction of opposites. Pavail Gulati, who had a breakout role in Thappad (2020) and was recently seen in Goodbye (2022), and Saiyami Kher, who appeared in Choked (2020) and Breathe: Into The Shadows (2020), play opposite each other in the web-series Faadu. The Mumbai-set series (SonyLIV, releasing on December 9) rests in the underexplored space of romantic dramas.
Kher and Gulati spoke about their respective roles, the attraction between Manjari and Abhay and more:
How would you describe Faadu?