Sonakshi Sinha, who is enjoying her stint as the judge of the music reality show Indian Idol Junior, was recently extremely impressed with one of the contestants in the show. The 13 year old Nahid Afrin, who managed to leave the actress awestruck with her performance, has bagged an opportunity to make her playback debut with Sonakshi Sinha’s upcoming film Akira.
Nahid Afrin recently performed on the song ‘Zara Si Dil Mein‘ from the film Jannat which managed to impress all the judges including Sonakshi Sinha. The actress, who showered praises on Nahid, requested her to sing for Akira and was more than happy when the little girl immediately agreed. Interestingly, Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani are the composers of Akira and Vishal is also the judge of Indian Idol Junior.
Speculations are also on the rise that Sonakshi Sinha will be making her singing debut in this A R Murugadoss’ directorial. However, the actress yet hasn’t arrived on a decision regarding it. Produced by Fox Star Studios, Akira also stars Amit Sadh and Shatrughan Sinha in pivotal roles