Janhvi Kapoor has followed into the footsteps of late Sridevi ,when Sridevi was skeptical about her daughter’s choice , Janhvi decided to follow her heart, she recently made he debut in Bollywood in Karan Johar’s Dhadak.
Dhadak opened to good reviews, after playing leading lady there, she is going to be seen in a multistarrer with six prominent actors of Bollywood for her next Dharma Productions has already signed her on the second film, Takht. Along with Ranveer Singh, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Bhumi Pednekar and Vicky Kaushal.
Janhvi in HT café and said that, she likes to take up characters that challenge her and reveals that , is something she has learnt from her mother.
Janhvi said on talking about the process of picking roles, “But you have to create an impact with whatever little you get. If one can leave an impression on audiences and touch their hearts, then there is nothing like it, that is what mum (Sridevi) always used to say.
She would tell me, it is never about the kind of role you get , you need to create magic with whatever is given to you. I hope that I can get to that one day”
The name which continue to resonate as Bijli ki Rani or Chandni of Bollywood, legendary actress Sridevi, passed away early this year in Feb in what can be called a tragic incident. The actor breathed her last in Dubai hotel after. Accidently drowning in the hotel bathtub.
Her unfortunate demise at the early age 54 left a void which will be impossible to fill in the years to come.
Sridevi’s birthday a get together of all the veteran and current generation actress which is a rare sight! From Rekha, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Rani Mukerjhi, to Vidya Balan SHabana Azmi, Karan Johar among others were a part of the party.
Sridevi had posted a few snaps form the memorable party gave us an insight to the camaraderie she shared with everyone.
Daughter of late Sridevi , who is riding on the success of Dhadak will be next seen in Takht. It is story of a family, of ambition, of greed, of betrayal , of love and succession . it revolved around an epic battle for the throne. Takht is about war for live, says Karan Johar. The film is set to hit the screen in 2020.