Because of their much talked about on-screen romance in several flicks including Khoj: The Search, Hridoy Bhanga Dheu, Most Welcome, Nishwartha Bhalobasa and Most Welcome 2, the duo turned into one of the most popular on-screen couples in the country, and they took their relationship to the next level becoming a real-life couple in September 2011.
Now, the couple are set to appear as models in a commercial for Maxx Cola, a carbonated soft drink of Pran-RFL Group. The duo signed a contract with the brand in a press conference held at a hotel in the capital on January 7. As per the contract, the duo will appear in various promotional activities of Maxx Cola for the next one year.
In the program, Waresul Habib, the chief operating officer of Maxx Cola, said, “Considering the celebrities' popularity, talent and acceptability among the people, the company made them the brand ambassadors. I believe their involvement would increase the popularity of the drink.”
Earlier, Ananta Jalil served as a brand ambassador to a mobile phone company and a motorcycle.
Soon, the duo will start filming for the upcoming film, The Spy: Agrojatrar Mohanayok, in which Ananta will be seen as a spy and paired with Barsha, his frequent collaborator in most of his films. Earlier, Ananta Jalil organised a talent hunt show to select artistes for The Spy: Agrojatrar Mohanayok. Directed by Ananta Jalil, most of the shooting of this film will take place in foreign locations.