Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor is preparing for the release of the multilingual ‘Saaho’. The actress says that she is keen on trying different things with her roles and that box-office number can never prevent her from following her heart.
“Whether it worked at the box office or not, I am always offered different roles that are strong and well edged-out. As an actor I am always looking for something different, looking for a new challenge. I know that not all my films have worked wonders at the box-office, but that has not stopped me from experimenting,” Shraddha said.
Shraddha Kapoor Says, She Is Excited but Nervous for Saaho Release
Shraddha Kapoor, who made her debut with ‘High schooler Patti’ in 2010, has left a mark with jobs is an artist in ‘Aashiqui 2’, a Kashmiri girl in ‘Haider’, an artist in ‘ABCD 2’, and a real-life gangster in ‘Haseena Parkar’, among different roles. She has the commercial biggie ‘Saaho’ coming up, other than ‘Chhichhore’.
Some of the past movies, such as, ‘Haseena Parkar’, ‘alright Jaanu’, and ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ fared beneath desires, however, Shraddha’s certainty remains determined.
“The fate of a film is not in my hand, so numbers should not stop me from experimenting. When an actor tried avoiding formula in order to experiment, she tends to stumble. However, every time I introspect I feel it is better to go for a script that I like but is risky, than a safe script that I may do half-heartedly,” said the daughter of veteran actor Shakti Kapoor.
Shraddha, however, yields, she isn’t inside and out negligent of the virus box office response to some of her movies.
“Those box-office results did make me sit down and introspect. I started looking out for a better understanding of how to engage and entertain the audience, which is constantly changing,” she said.
In ‘Saaho’, directed by Sujeeth, Shraddha will be seen nearby Prabhas, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Jackie Shroff, Murli Sharma, Mahesh Manjerekar, and Chunkey Pandey among others.
The film has been shot with IMAX cameras and, given its rumored budget of Rs 350 crore, Shraddha admits she is worried about how ‘Saaho’ may fare in the box office. Prabhas, Shraddha’s Saaho slated to release on the silver screen on 30th August worldwide.
“This is the first time I have worked in such a big-budget film so I am excited but nervous as well. People have huge expectations ever since the trailer was released, so I am stressed now,” said the actress.