I had a huge crush on him as a school goer,” she says, laughing. Ask about Suriya, her face lights up. I am going with the flow—be it dance or acting,” she notes. “I wouldn’t want to be that either. Sai Pallavi in NGK. “Not at all. Sai Pallavi is conscious of asking questions about her character to directors. Sai Pallavi, who completed her MBBS from Georgia, feels she has evolved as a better actor with every film. Now, I show involvement on the sets. My doctor dreams are alive still. Even today, I don’t use make-up. “Some actors are methodical and others, spontaneous. During the shoot, he made me drop my inhibitions and react to situations the way I would if I were at home. I learned so much about acting and cinema from him. Only I know how nervous I was,” she signs off. Everybody has their own instinctive journey which is carved out for them and works beautifully for them. I’m an amalgamation of both. The Fidaa actor says she doesn’t see herself as a star. I felt bad about the same, but Suriya sir was supportive and encouraging. Selvaraghavan sir made me do things that aren’t in my comfort zone. But with Selvaraghavan sir, there was this no-seeing-monitor rule,” she says. How does she shake off the character after the wrap-up? But the closest on-screen role I can relate with is Malar.”
Also, Sai Pallavi believes her characters often push her to realise who she is. He’s an ideal teacher and will show exact expressions that one must give. “I did NGK because I knew it was going to be one heck of a learning experience. While on one hand, she’s meticulous and thorough, making sure the script is running through her mind, on the other hand, she’s very critical about her work. Ever since NGK, I have been rooting for roles that challenge me,” she adds. Popular Photos
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Does she regret the delay in acting in Tamil? To be honest, I don’t know how to act. You can even go for 15-20 takes, you wouldn’t see him lose cool. Sai Pallavi shares that all her focus is on improving her craft now. “When you are working on a film, it takes about six months of your time and there is always something to learn. I am not fond of it. The credit equally goes to Dhanush sir and Prabhudheva master. “I was required to cry for certain scenes and took multiple takes. I was drawn to medicine because I’m fond of serving people,” she says. Some of my characters stay with me for long even after the shooting is completed,” she observes. I love myself how I am,” she adds. What about medicine? “I always think about how will I behave if I were that person and give my best. In particular, there was so much unlearning. I observe, behave, respond and learn,” she says. Advertising
In her recent release, NGK, Sai Pallavi conveyed the seemingly most complex emotions with an air of casualness. “I get emotionally attached to the characters I play. As a co-star, he was a pleasure to work with. “My entry into films was unexpected. “I can’t thank everyone enough for all the love. He’s a disciplinarian who enjoys what he does. 0
Comment(s) Sai Pallavi in Premam. Earlier, I simply would follow what my directors used to say. But I tell her the sensational “Rowdy Baby’’ song made her one.