Actor Jackie Shroff will be seen playing a crooked Punjabi businessman, Minocha, in Japinder Kaur&’s upcoming romantic comedy ‘Dilliwali Zalim Girlfriend’.

Talking about the actor&’s role, the director said, “When I decided to cast him in this role, many people opposed the decision. However, after the completion of the film, the very same people are praising and saying that it is one of the best casting they have seen off late."

The star cast also includes Divyendu Sharma, Ira Dubey, Prachi Mishra and Pradhuman Singh in lead roles.

Produced by Manjeet Kaur and Tarnpreet Singh, the film is slated for March 20 release.