Fatima Sana Shaikh grew to become fashionable even earlier than the viewers knew her identify. Means again in 1997, she endeared herself to viewers enjoying Kamal Hassan and Tabu’s daughter in “Chachi 420”. Years later, she would rating her first blockbuster with the 2016 Aamir Khan-starrer “Dangal”. She has currently been seen in movies equivalent to “Ludo” and “Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari”, and is now gearing up for her subsequent movie, the OTT anthology “Ajeeb Daastaans”. The actress says she continually doubts herself, including that she desires to higher herself.
“Daily you undergo your personal journey of asking inquiries to your self. There are your personal challenges and weaknesses. You need to overpower them and overcome. You’d cross these after which you’ve gotten extra challenges and insecurities. That could be a fixed journey. On a regular basis, there’s a new mindset,” Fatima instructed IANS.
She added: “Generally you’re feeling assured and typically regardless of how profitable you might be, (you would be) probably the most insecure individual within the room despite your success. It is your mindset at that second. I’m continually doubting myself however I believe that’s necessary for me as a result of I need to develop. If I’m being proud of what I’m proper now I’ll cease rising. I need to be higher.”
“Ajeeb Daastaans” brings collectively 4 tales that analyse the complexity of human feelings together with jealousy, entitlement, prejudices and toxicity, and their after-effects.
What was it like exploring subjects like intercourse, gender, class and patriarchy? “A subject might be something as lengthy it’s mentioned correctly in a pleasant method and delightful method. I believe tales written nicely, it doesn’t matter what they’re about, will interact you. In the event you select to write down on intercourse, gender or socio financial standing — points are in all the pieces. It’s the way you write a narrative greater than the subject,” Fatima mentioned.
She options within the first story of the anthology, titled “Majnu”. She performs Leepakshi, a younger lady caught in an sad marriage with actor Jaideep Ahlawat’s character. At all times vying for love and a spotlight, her life is thrown in a turmoil with the entry of a younger new male within the family.
Did she discover Leepakshi a posh character? “What (director) Shashank (Khaitan) tried to do is write a really layered character, and it’s written so nicely and is so layered as an actor that it turns into straightforward to grasp the character, as a result of all the pieces concerning the position is about her. Her journey and her complexities. If you find yourself human you’ve gotten these qualities, flaws and complexities in you,” Fatima replied.
“It’s neither black nor white and that’s the magnificence of those characters in ‘Majnu’ — all people has a shade. It’s from black to white to gray,” she added.
Fatima loved enjoying that character as a result of she says it’s so distant from her.
“I’ve not met a (character like) Leepakshi in my life. (I’ve) Not skilled something that Leepakshi has skilled. I’m not from that world. It’s so superb since you are an actor and you like your work. Via your work you see completely different worlds. For me, it’s the most stunning factor that I get to know, see and listen to so many new issues,” she mentioned.