Janhvi Kapoor is wary of talking about what she learnt from Sridevi: ‘People might think it’s arrogant of me to draw parallels…’

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August 6, 2022 2:43:47 pm

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Janhvi added that when it comes to acting, she thinks there is something similar between her and Sridevi. Since Janhvi also chose to be an actor like her mother, she is often asked questions about what she has learnt from her. I am needy like her, I think,” she said. The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards. The Roohi actor said that to the audience, she was a star but to her, Sridevi was her mother. TWO IS ALWAYS BETTER |
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For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. Janhvi said that a lot of things that she does in her day-to-day life are quite like Sridevi. “I think if she was around, I would have been able to answer it a lot more freely but now that she is not, I keep thinking people might think it’s arrogant of myself to draw parallels between me and my mom,” she said. “The way that I walk across the corridor in the morning, apparently I walk like her. I think I am sensitive like her,” she said.Subscriber Only StoriesView AllPremiumExplained: The RSS’s relationship with the national flagPremiumHC judge takes swipe at ‘most superior court’: Progeny of judges bring li…PremiumA comic book on freedom fighters of President Murmu’s ilkPremiumThackeray-led Sena was willing to ally with BJP but on condition that Shi…Subscribe Now to get 66% OFF
The 25-year-old actor said that in life, Sridevi “stood for dignity and innocence.” She added, “In my head, she was so much a beacon of someone who, after spending so many years in the industry, was still a child, was still so naive at the ways of the world, innocent, sheltered. “I am a little switch on and switch off in front of the camera like her. (Photo: Janhvi Kapoor/Instagram)Janhvi Kapoor, who was last seen in the Disney+ Hotstar release Good Luck Jerry, was popular even before she made her film debut in 2018. And I think that’s what made her art so uncorrupted, and made her so uncorrupted as a person.”
Sridevi passed away in February 2018, a few months before Janhvi made her film debut in Dhadak. Born in the prominent Kapoor family, Janhvi is the daughter of late actor Sridevi and producer Boney Kapoor. Apparently, I cry like her. Apparently, my voice is very similar to hers. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd

First published on: 06-08-2022 at 02:43:47 pm


Janhvi Kapoor

Sridevi When I eat food and the sounds I make are exactly like her. In a recent chat with YouTuber Ranveer Allahbadia, Janhvi said that even though she is asked this question quite often, she feels she could have answered it more freely if her mother was still around.