March 12, 2012 02:29:13 PM IST Rachana, Glamsham Editorial
The buzz for the film AGENT VINOD is getting hotter by the day. After Malika Haydon, its Iranian beauty Maryam Zakaria who is making her foray into Bollywood with this film. However, unlike Mallika Haydon, who has just two item numbers to her credit, Maryam has a significant role and she is also seen grooving along with Kareena Kapoor in the mujra song 'Dil Mera Muft Ka' from AGENT VINOD.
Maryam affirms, ''Yes I have an important role in the film. The mujra song which I am performing adds weight to my character. I am playing a girl called Farah from Afghanistan. Beyond that I can't reveal you much about the film at this juncture.''
Maryam, who shares the dancing platform with Kareena Kapoor, is all praise for the actress. ''Besides being a talented actress, Kareena is also a wonderful person and very supportive. She made me feel comfortable. I enjoyed dancing along with her. I and Kareena connected well,'' she says.
Maryam, who is born in Iran and brought up in Sweden, has left one and all astonished doing Bollywood style of dancing in the mujra song. However, not many know the hottie has been teaching Bollywood dancing for years in Sweden. ''I have been teaching Bollywood dancing for years in Sweden. I am also acquainted with Indian classical dance. In fact I have been running my own dance school in Sweden. So in that way I am quite familiar with Bollywood style of dancing,'' reveals Maryam.
No wonder Maryam was showered with praises from dance master Saroj Khan for her perfect dance moves. ''Choreographer Saroj Khan was mighty impressed with our performance and our great co-ordination,'' says Maryam.