Want to make a film that would be proud of: Sridevi
Saturday, October 20, 2012
After playing the protagonist in his comeback film English Vinglish, Sridevi actress is seeking substantial roles and is not interested in just making older roles that appeal to you.
In English Vinglish, Sridevi played the role of a housewife who joins a spoken English course to regain confidence after being teased about her husband and his family. The film, riding on his shoulders, he did pretty well at the box office.
"I want to be in the movie he would be proud and not just for the sake of being there. Want to make movies that appeal to me," Sridevi told PTI.
When asked if she is open to playing an aunt or a mother, the actress said: "If I really wanted to do that I would have done it long ago, so why wait?" Having made a comeback on the big screen after 15 years, the actress insists she will not take much time to make another movie.
"Definitely not going to be that long to do another Bollywood movie. People want to come and tell me stories. I hope something interesting comes my way," said Sridevi.
Her husband being a producer Boney Kapoor, Sridevi is open to working in his films. "Definitely going to make movies for me and I would work on them, it goes without saying," he said.
Being a good dancer, would be open to starting or doing special songs and surprise the audience, the veteran actress said: "I would not give my fans a big surprise by a serial number (laughs). I do not I know why people call "item numbers" some songs. My name special songs and would be open to making special songs. "
Sridevi not believe in the so-called English Vinglish his return. "I do not understand why there is so much emphasis on" return "of the word. We do not consider our films as a return because he never went anywhere. Were not a part of a movie, but they were a very important part of the industry. The public sees us making many public appearances, "he said.
"Usually actors take a break to work on the physical area, fitness and all for a project. But that is not the case of the actresses," he said. His films were always associated with commercial elements like singing and dancing, but she chose a different type of film to return to Bollywood.
"I loved the simplicity and sensitivity of the character I played. So it never crossed my mind that I was doing something different. I do not think I have to prove myself again as I believe in my fans and I knew I would like my film, "said Sridevi.