Shefali Shah says she refused Kapoor and Sons and Neerja, talks of Dil Dhadakne Do’s iconic scene

Shefali answered many questions about her favourites roles, the parts that got away and the biopic that she would like to do. (Photo: Shefali Shah/Instagram)
When a fan asked her about a biopic that she would like to do. Vartika Chaturvedi was based on Chhaya Sharma, who headed the Nirbhaya investigation. Shefali was recently seen with Manav Kaul in Netflix’s Ajeeb Daastaans. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |

June 11, 2021 11:03:19 am

Shefali Shah opened up about her career in a recent AMA session. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
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Shefali also opened up about the film roles that came her way but she rejected them. Shah shared writer Amrita Pritam’s name. Another fan asked Shefali how she took on that memorable scene from Dil Dhadakne Do, where her character binges on a cake as tears run down her face. When a fan asked her about her favourite role that she has played so far. Shefali played Tara in Once Again, where she starred alongside Neeraj Kabi. She mentioned Kapoor & Sons and Neerja in the list of roles that she skipped. Tara was shown to be a restaurant owner who starts delivering food to a film star and the two gradually fall in love. Shefali Shah shared the roles that she rejected in the past. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Also Read |Shefali Shah’s best is yet to be: Now Stree-ming
Talking about her favourite TV shows, Shah listed a few which included Delhi Crime, When They See Us, Chernobyl, Narcos and Broadchurch. Shefali mentioned “Vartika & Tara.” She played Vartika on the Netflix series Delhi Crime. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd


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Actor Shefali Shah, known for her work in films like Dil Dhadakne Do and web series Delhi Crime, took to her Instagram handle to engage with her fans and held an AMA session. Though she did not confirm, one can imagine that Shah must be referring to Ratna Pathak Shah’s role in Kapoor & Sons and Shabana Azmi’s role in Neerja.