Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who was visiting New York City, met the Mayor Bill de Blasio as well as his wife Chirlane McCray. The Mayor even told the actor that he loved his New Amsterdam show. The actor took to his Twitter account to talk about thewarm welcome he received at the Gracie Mansion residence, writing, "It was a delightful learning experience to meet and spend some time with you. I love it that you both love our series 'New Amsterdam'. Jai Ho." Kher even shared a video of the two on Instagram.
The inspiration behind the show New Amsterdam is Bellevue, which is the oldest public hospital in all of America. It tells the story of the brilliant and charming doctor Max Goodwin, played by Ryan Eggold, who decides to tear apart the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care. Kher plays doctor Vijay Kapoor. The show took off on September 25th and has received strong ratings.
- Rubaina Bilgrami
Picture Credits –Anupam Kher Instagram