Sezal Sharma, the famous tollywood actress is already making waveselsewhere too. The actress is all set to start promoting her debut Bollywood film “31st october, 1984” also starringSoha Ali Khan and Vir Das. She is also going to be seen in the web series,“Love Life and Screw ups”. She also stars in film “Game Paisa Ladki” which made it to the Cannes film festival where she had gone to promote its releases.
- Sezal, tell us why your name is always spelt in this way? Is it numerology?
Yes it is numerology wise. I believe in numerology, astrology but not more than my effort and talentYour film ’31st october 1984′ is due for release soon. Tell us something about your role in it.’31st October 1984′ is based on a real life story of a family who battles for their survival with many other Sikhs on the day which has been marked in history as a black day. The day Indira Gandhi was assassinated. Well as Punjabi, I m fortunate enough to be a part of this movie which deal with sensitive issues. I m not allowed to talk about the movie till the movie release. But talking about my character in this movie I feel myself very lucky to hold some strong and blunt character. For details you have to go the theatre. I am up for criticism.Are you expecting this film to be your big ticket to Bollywood?Well, honestly this movie is already part of Bollywood ticket. What I can say that God is kind on me and I am already feeling a part of Bollywood. I am expecting this film to be a big hit.
- How has it been working with experienced actors like Soha and Vir Das?
You have your answer in your question. They are so talented that sharing screen with them makes me a good actor. They both are good human beings, down to earth, humble and always ready to help me. It was really great working with both actors. They never made realise me that I am a new comer. I wish to work again with both.
- What are the other projects you are currently working on?
I am keeping my fingers crossed. There are lot of interesting projects been offered to me. Some are already in pipeline but as a newcomer, I don’t want to discuss right now. I will give my 100% to my work and that what it takes to be part of Bollywood.
- We have not seen you around much. Is that a conscious effort?
I was always busy working around but when it comes to take a leap about my career it was a conscious effort not to be seen each and every place. I am here to work and work good. When I got good project I decided to open up and talk about my work.
- Are you open to doing films in other languages too?
Yes, because I don’t want to limit myself as an actor. I am here to learn and excelas an actor Acting demands honesty which we feel in reality.
- Are you dating anyone or you have a no dating policy till you complete a few films?
I am dating but all my dates are booked for work and the Professionals I meet. So, I am very much single
- Tell us about the equation you share with Soha and Vir in the film?
I am lucky enough that I got such open minded actors. You get to learn lot of skills about acting. Their positive energyinfluences. I felt really lucky to part of venture with them.They treat me like a kid. I would love to work with them again.
- You are also doing a play with Chandan and Kamya Punjabi and a few more.Why did you think of doing a play?
It’s a comedy play and I like to do comedy as have not got chance to do comedy character and I believe for an actor it is a must to do play or theatre to enhance his/her acting skills. Plusmaking people smile is a tough job.