MUMBAI: Hollywood has come to Bollywood and how. The latest beauty in a long string of Hollywood imports to Bollywood is Judi Shekoni, best known for her role as ‘Zafrina’ in the Hollywood film ‘Twilight: Breaking Dawn’.
The American actress, who has also starred as ‘Precious Hudson’ in the British soap ‘Eastenders’, is all set to enthrall Indian fans with her hot song in Shubir Mukherjee’s
upcoming film ‘Club Dancer’. The exotic Hollywood beauty got down and dirty in the sands of Madh Island beach, shooting for the racy number for her Bollywood debut. Emerging out of the water in a gold bikini, Judi looked ready to break into a Bollywood-esque song and dance number, right there in the water!
A dozen or so backup dancers matched Judi step for step, as she tried out the desi thumkas and jhatkas. Overall, it was a fun-filled, exciting shoot for the Hollywood actress, who has also starred in big Hollywood films like ‘Garfield 2’, ‘Jekyll and Hyde’, and ‘Ali G Indahouse’, along with guest appearances in TV shows like ‘Casualty’, ‘Fat Friends’ and ‘The King of Queens’.
Judi Shekoni reportedly has an important role in ‘Club Dancer’. Reveals the film’s director: “I met Judi in London, at the premiere of Twilight. I thought she is made for Bollywood, she came like a Sea Goddess. It is an important role in the film and not just a special song.” Judi will reportedly appear in two songs in Mukherjee’s ‘Club Dancer’.To jog our readers’ memory, Shubir is also known for roping in Samantha Fox to feature with Govinda in the ‘unforgettable’ 1995 film ‘Rock Dancer’.