Nushrat Bharucha: Brave and risky move to play anti-hero
'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety', starring Nushrat Bharucha, Kartik Aaryan and Sunny Singh has emerged as one of the biggest surprise hits of the year. Nushrat says, "Personally, to me, this film;'s performance signifies much more than just a box office success. As an actor, I strive for my work to get noticed and with this film, I can confidently say that people have gone to the theatres in large numbers, loved the film and loved my work in it."
This is Nushrat's fourth collaboration with director Luv Ranjan having acted in his previous films like 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' (2011), 'Akaash Vani' (2013), 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2' (2015). Quiz her about her about the director and the team that has been part of the earlier films and she admits, "Luv sir stood by us through it all, believed in us against all odds. Success changes a lot of things and luckily each film of ours has always been a bigger success than the previous one. But it's not always been great; we've also had long phases of not doing anything at all. We stuck together through thick and thin. This success for me is far more meaningful just because I get to share it with this team. I am today, what they believed me to be. Hopefully, and audience willing you'll see us do a lot more work together and even with others."
What's interesting to note is that the actress refers to her role as that of a new-age anti-hero. She elaborates, "It is definitely challenging to essay an anti-hero character, but I am elated with the audience feedback. It is a brave and risky move and it feels extremely rewarding now. If anything, Sweety has given me the confidence that I can play any character now. This success has left me wanting to do more and to be seen more. Audience's love is addictive. I would do anything to stay loved by them."