‘The films that I want to do are not easy’

When did you join the cast? You had to censor some things in your debut feature, A Death in the Gunj, and then Lipstick Under My Burkha faced a serious challenge to get certified. I think the CBFC did us a great service, though — so many more people know about this film now. But the sexual desire or the ambition of slightly older women, in their 30s, or those in their 50s, is not allowed. I was intimidated while we were making the film. You must be thrilled. I’ve been a bad girl very late in my career, Ek Thi Daayan; and there were some shades of grey in Talvar. I’m totally adarsh balika. We have mutual friends. Udta Punjab, Haraamkhor, Lipstick Under My Burkha, all these films had to appear in front of a tribunal. I know the films that I want to do are not easy — in the sense that they are not mass-appeal productions. 2017-07-15T00:45:05+00:00″>
Published:July 15, 2017 12:45 am

The actor plays Shireen in Lipstick Under My Burkha

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