Smriti Irani, Sakshi Tanwar come together for `Ek Thi Naayika`

New Delhi: Television`s favourite bahus Smriti Irani, Sakshi Tanwar are all set to team up for Ekta Kapoor`s mega series `Ek Thi Naayika`.

`Ek Thi Naayika` is a thrilling eight-part promotional series for Vishal Bhardwaj and Balaji Motion Pictures` upcoming supernatural thriller - `Ek Thi Daayan`.

Smriti, who became a household name after playing Tulsi in Kapoor`s `Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi`, will play a Gujarati woman in the series.

The actress-turned-politician recently shot for the promo of the show with Sakshi.

Sakshi is currently playing the lead in `Bade Acche Lagte Hain` and will play a Rajasthani woman.

"We are glad to come back to work again together after so many years," Sakshi said, who has hosted a dance reality show with Smriti earlier.

"We are glad to be part of `Ek thi Naayika` but you will wait and watch whether it`s a positive or negative role," said Smriti.

`Ek thi Naayika` will also feature six other top TV actresses including Aamna Sharif, Mauli Ganguly, Shweta Tiwari, Kritika Kaamra, Pooja Gaur and Ankita Lokhande.

The show will air from March 9 on Life OK.