It has been 30 years since the release of Maya Memsaab, the acclaimed film that starred Deepa Sahi in the lead role. The film, which was directed by Ketan Mehta, was an adaptation of the French novel Madame Bovary. Sahi gave a stupendous performance in Maya Memsaab, which earned her critical acclaim and several awards, including a National Film Award. The film also featured Shah Rukh Khan, Raj Babbar, and Farooq Sheikh in supporting roles.
Maya Memsaab was a landmark film for Sahi, as it marked her transition from a supporting actress to a leading lady. The film also helped to establish her as a versatile actress who could tackle a wide range of roles. In the years since Maya Memsaab, Sahi has continued to deliver memorable performances in films such as Sardari Begum, Drishti, and Aks. She has also turned to production and direction, and she is currently the CEO of Maya Movies and Cosmos-Maya.
Both of these companies are named after Sahi’s character in Maya Memsaab, which is a testament to the impact that the film had on her career. Maya Memsaab is a classic film that is still relevant today, and it is a testament to Sahi’s talent that she was able to bring such a complex and nuanced character to life.
In addition to her work in film, Sahi is also a passionate advocate for women’s rights. She is the founder of the Deepa Sahi Foundation, which works to empower women through education and advocacy.
Sahi is a true icon of Indian cinema, and she continues to inspire and entertain audiences with her work. Maya Memsaab is a testament to her talent and her dedication to her craft, and it is a film that will continue to be enjoyed for generations to come. Maya Memsaab was a critical and commercial success, and it was one of the highest-grossing films of 1993.