Q – Your perspective on the changing trends and advancement in Indian cinema example content of the movie over banal n trite formulas of love stories?
The story is a story whether its a love story or some topic you pick up or a social issue, I think the audience just want a good story, they want to be entertained these days. All variety of cinema is working, it’s such a brilliant time for the industry because so much of encouragement is coming from the audience and that’s really nice to see.
Q – How do you feel that web series have had their impact on Indian cinema business?
I feel web series have got a very good impact on Indian cinema rather in a very positive and good way. Through the web a lot of new talent has also seeped into the industry, in terms of writers, directors actors, I think television has had an impact because the audience from TV has shifted to the web, but for cinema, it been a good impact that the web has had.
Q – Bhushan Kumar has immense reverence and obeisance for the deity goddess, any intent to make a movie on Indian mythology?
I have to make a movie on Indian mythology, it all depends on the script if something good comes up then we will definitely take it up.
Q – Where are you on the scale of the excitement before Satyemev Jayatey 2?
I am very excited about Satyamev Jayate 2, it releases on 2nd October, and I am excited to be working and pairing opposite John Abraham and also Milap has written a very strong role of me, its role of Indian women, I can’t reveal much about it, you will have to wait to watch the movie.
Q – What challenges did you encounter while navigating the entertainment landscape of Bollywood?
Challenges are everywhere, I have faced many challenges in my career through my life but and I think they can’t be discussed right now because there are so many, I believe you have to always rise up above the challenges, when I was directing my film it was always like climbing a mountain but I tried harder and harder each day to reach up there.
Q – Tips and habits that keep you organized?
A disciplined routine, it’s very important to make sure that you have a disciplined routine, especially in this line it’s very important, you cant be undisciplined.
Q – A lesson that life has taught you, in brief, and the moral of the lesson u learned?
In my field its very important to be patient, Its important to feel secure as a creative person. Only once you feel secure inside You will be able to feel more confidant in your craft and bring out the best from your own self.
Q – Your fitness and diet regime?
Yes, fitness is really important for me, I believe in eating healthy food and I don’t deprive myself of eating good food or I don’t believe in having a cheat day either when you are eating at regular intervals and regularly exercising, exercise really keeps your body toned, adds to glow of your skin and keeps you energetic. Eat at regular intervals and exercise you will not put on weight or your skin will not go bad. It’s all about exercising and eating right. Well, whenever I go outside I carry Ghar ka Dabba, I am always eating home-cooked food, It has been a practice from my teenage years.
Q – Difference between Delhi and Mumbai in terms of lifestyle, fashion, and food, since you have experienced the best of both?
I feel Delhi and Mumbai are both really different, they are good in their own ways. Delhi is amazing for its food and fashion. Mumbai is good for its work culture. People are workaholic and passion-driven, I think both the cities have their individual charm and good points. And I stay in Mumbai, my home is here and that’s where my heart lies. Delhi is where I have been born n brought up and I have so many memories from Delhi, my root belongs to Delhi.
Q – Please tell us about Makeup products you like to use and your skincare regime?
I am not too much of a makeup up person, I don’t have too much of stuff, that I use on a regular basis, I keep very few things which are very important for me. I love using Lancome mascara, it’s also a lash strengthening mascara. Then I use Kiehl’s lip balm which again I really love. I love to moisturize my face a lot and it depends as I keep changing my skincare routine according to change of season. Like in summers oiling is against you but in winters its important for you when your skin is drying. On regular working days, I don’t like to do too much of makeup because I believe it’s very important for skin to breathe.
Q – Favourite holiday destinations and plans for the summer holidays?
I love visiting and exploring places, no matter how many times I visit beaches but il also be a mountain girl at heart, I love mountains, there is nothing planned up for summer vacations so far, shoot for Satyamev Jayete 2 is starting I m really tied up with that and after that, I will plan something for summer vacations.
Q – How frequently you visit a Salon or a Spa?
As for the salons, I am not the parlor person at all, I haven’t gone for manicure and pedicure for ages, or visited a nail spa, I am more of a home kind of person. In terms of beauty rituals, I like to apply a good face pack driven from my own kitchen or a sheet mask while traveling or on the go. I keep experimenting with face mask, I don’t go for facials, I like my skin to be virgin and untouched. I think when you try several products on your skin it looks made up, The lesser the better for skin and I don’t like to go outside for skin treatment.