Tanveer Ghani is playing the role of Nehru in Gurinder Chadha’s new film Viceroy’s House starring Hugh Bonnerville and Gillian Anderson.
In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
The film will be on general release later this year date tbc.
To read an interview with Gurinder Chadha about why she had to make the film click here
To view Tanveer’s profile click here