She performed an actor whose star is on the wane in The Fame Game. In Maja Ma, she essays the position of a homemaker who’s the spine of her household. Distinct as the 2 characters are, Madhuri Dixit-Nene believes a typical thread ties them — their struggle to face their floor in a male-dominated world. She factors to her character Pallavi within the upcoming Amazon Prime Video providing to watch that the portrayal of moms on display is altering for the higher. “I’m additionally a spouse and mom. So, I do know Pallavi’s feelings. Maja Ma is a narrative of empowerment. Be it in cinema or on OTT platforms, immediately, girls are checked out as people first; society [comes later]. They come from totally different walks of life, have totally different ambitions and their very own algorithm,” she beams.
Maja Ma drops on-line on October 6
Maja Ma — additionally starring Gajraj Rao, Rajit Kapur, Ritwik Bhowmik and Barkha Singh in pivotal roles — sees Dixit’s character dealing with a tough scenario head-on after a mysterious video that includes her goes viral, within the days resulting in her son’s marriage ceremony. Through the movie, director Anand Tiwari showcases how girls are continually judged by society. “It is a patriarchal society. Women are at all times judged for the whole lot,” asserts the actor. “[For instance], males can romance a lot youthful girls. But when a lady does it, [people say], ‘What does she suppose she is doing? Why is she doing this?’ Fortunately, issues are altering now. In The Fame Game, my character was proven in love with somebody youthful than her, however no person questioned it. So, issues are [evolving], however we’ve got a great distance forward.”
The previous few many years of Hindi cinema have been hardly type to its feminine characters. Strong girls protagonists have been the exception quite than the norm. Dixit, nonetheless, says that she sought scripts that noticed girls exercising their company. “Be it Dil , Hum Aapke Hain Koun , Dil Toh Pagal Hai  or Pukaar , all these girls have been robust and had one thing to say in their very own means. I at all times appeared for such roles. I prefer to play a personality who has a thoughts of her personal.”