New Delhi, Oct. 5 -- Ajay Devgn's next directorial venture, Shivaay, will see Sayesha, the grand-niece of actors Saira Banu and Dilip Kumar, making her debut.
Sayesha is the daughter of actors Sumeet Saigal and Shaheen (who were seen in Bollywood in the 90s). Sayesha has been cast as the leading lady opposite Ajay Devgn.
The 45-year-old actor will be seen as the main lead of the film and will also direct and produce the film. According to sources, many female actors were eyeing this role, but after several round of auditions, 20-something Sayesha, was selected. She is known to be a proficient dancer and has undergone formal training in acting.
The film is expected to go on the floors soon, and will be released in 2015.