Wasn’t easy to step into Sridevi’s shoes: Madhuri Dixit
Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene says it was powerful and emotional for her to play a job which was to be initially essayed by Sridevi in “Kalank”.
Madhuri performs Bahaar Begum in Karan Johar’s multi-starrer manufacturing “Kalank”. After Sridevi’s demise final 12 months, the position was provided to Madhuri.
On the movie’s teaser launch right here on Tuesday, Madhuri was requested about how she felt on the units of “Kalank” realizing that the character was purported to be performed by Sridevi.
She mentioned: “Firstly, her demise was unhappy information for us and after I was approached for the position, it was not simple for me. I’ve immense respect for her. She was artiste and human being too. To step into the position, whenever you look into it as an actress, it is a totally different state of affairs as you add your personal inputs to the character, however we used to recollect her on units as she was part of the movie.
“When you begin working, it’s a must to transfer on and do your job… I did that, however missed her too.”
Directed by Abhishek Verman, “Kalank”, that includes Sanjay Dutt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Alia Bhatt and Sonakshi Sinha, is releasing on April 17.