Prachi As Azharuddin’s Wife
Prachi Desai who was last seen opposite Emraan Hasmi in the 2010 period crime drama Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai will pair up with the actor again for another Balaji production. She will play Mohammed Azharuddin’s first wife Naureen in the biopic being helmed by Tony D’Souza. The former India captain married Naureen in 1987. During their nine-year marriage they became parents to sons, Asad and Ayaz. They divorced in ’96 and soon after, Azhar married actress Sangeeta Bijlani. Ayaz died in a biking accident in 2011 at the age of 19. Buzz is, Kareena Kapoor will play Sangeeta.