Undoubtedly, one of the most promising actors to look out for in the film industry, Sara Ali Khan, is here to shine! From carrying herself with utmost confidence on a chat show to handling questions about her parents, Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s separation, and also about her equation with Kareena Kapoor Khan like a pro, she has already won hearts. With back-to-back two films up for release – Abhishek Kapoor’s Kedarnath and Rohit Shetty’s Simmba, the star kid confesses that she is “privileged”. Talking about her state of mind before her releases, the beautiful, petite and talented girl talks to mid-day online in an exclusive conversation. Featuring alongside Sushant Singh Rajput, Sara also shares her beautiful experience working with him.
Even before the film’s release, you have been welcomed with so much love and warmth, as not all star kids get the same, how would you describe this phase?
Very gratifying and humbling! A lot of people use this word pressure, I’ve already gone through so much in life, I don’t think there’s any pressure but it’s my duty. There is pressure to prove myself and now it’s my duty to make everybody who has given me love to not feel stupid, whether that’s my mother, mid-day, or whether that’s the photographer outside the gym, everybody has invested in me in their own way, and now, it’s my duty to just make sure that they feel it’s worth it.
On the same note, not everyone bags a big banner film before their first film’s release. So, how does one still manages to stay grounded after being in this position?
I think that if anything, I have become more humble after Simmba because the more you are given, it is your duty to be to what you’re given, the more you must realise …read more