Siddharth Nigam, the popular young TV star, will be soon seen essaying the legendary role of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in this upcoming historical TV show, Peshwa Bajirao. He is extremely excited to play the revered figure which he had once dreamt of during his school days. Siddharth has read a lot about Shivaji Maharaj in his history books and it’s this knowledge that’s helping him in the show. His body language, diction, expressions have left the entire crew impressed. When contacted, Siddharth confirmed the news saying, “I have always been a history enthusiast and it gives me immense happiness to play the legendary figure like Shivaji Maharaj, I could not expect anything bigger than portraying the role of Shivaji Maharaj.” Peshwa Bajirao will premiere on January 23, at 7.30 pm on Sony TV.