It has been a major 12 months for Sanah Kapur who tied the knot with Mayank Pahwa in March. Now, it’s work calling the actor as she readies for the release of Saroj Ka Rishta. Director Abhishek Saxena’s slice-of-life movie takes on physique shaming because it tells the story of Saroj, essayed by Kapur, who tries to shed weight to woo the person of her desires. “It felt nice to be part of a mission that offers with a difficulty that every one of us face — that of not being accepted in case you are completely different. I consider that everybody is particular in their very own means,” says the actor, pleased to return to the display nearly seven years since Shaandaar (2015).
Giving her nod to the movie was a no brainer. She not solely aligned with the film’s message of body positivity, but in addition recognized with the central character. “Saroj and I share a variety of similarities. I’m not as brave and daring as she is, however I agree along with her opinions on sure factors. So, I may relate to the character on a private degree.”
The September 16 release additionally stars Supriya Pathak, Kumud Mishra and Gaurav Pandey. Kapur notes that the director has woven a lovely bond between Saroj and her father, who encourages her to turn out to be self-reliant as an alternative of bowing all the way down to society’s norms. “One of the issues that attracted me was how superbly the father-daughter relationship was written. It was an honour to share this on-screen bond with Kumud Mishra. If a father is there for his daughter and believes in her, it offers her the energy to be herself.”