With two internet collection on release – ‘Guilty Minds’ and ‘Murder In Agonda’ – actress Shriya Pilgaonkar, says how her dad and mom taught her to be centered on her craft as a substitute of indulging within the debate of nepotism.
In a dialog with IANS, Shriya, daughter of two veteran actors Sachin Pilgaonkar and Supriya Pilgaonkar, shared that although she is conscious of the privilege she has, choosing an unbiased approach to create her house in performing was utterly her selection.
Shriya Pilgaonkar instructed IANS: “I think one of the most important things my parents have taught me without teaching me anything is, that the life of an artist is filled with uncertainty and only talent is not rewarded to achieve success, fame and stardom.”
“It is a combination of talent, opportunity and luck. But we can remain an artist by expanding our creative horizon.”
Citing the instance of her father who explored a number of artistic avenues, Shriya Pilgaonkar mentioned, ” My dad shouldn’t be solely an actor but in addition a movie director, a author, a theatre artist and he’s additionally into music.
“When our mind is so happily occupied with creative work, we do not find room for dull moments. Rather we start enjoying the journey. I know it is a privilege to be born into a family of artists and well-versed with reality, as opposed to someone who is a complete outsider but every artist has a journey.”
Considering the truth that the actress set her journey fairly slowly and with every of her performing tasks in film and exhibits like ’13 Mussoorie’, ‘Mirzapur’, ‘Beecham House’, ‘Crackdown’, movie ‘Fan’, ‘House Arrest’, ‘Kaadan’ – she additionally expressed her opinion on present nepotism.
Shriya Pilgaonkar mentioned, “If we take the example of Alia Bhatt, she is a superstar for sure and an incredible actress and no one can deny that. Alia is pure talent.”
“Yes, how you are starting your journey and how filmmakers are casting an actor is their choice, but I also believe that the more work you do, you become visible. The more visible you are, our fraternity notices you, and gives you work.”
“If the talent and craft are not there, an opportunity cannot be justified. So, my ambition is to work with all my favourite directors and I know that is only possible if I keep working. It is only natural that we try to work with someone whose work we have already seen and liked. That is why I focus on the journey and not too much on the destination,” Shriya signed off.
Created by Arre Studio, directed by Vikram Rai, the five-episode collection ‘Murder In Agonda’ additionally options – Aasif Khan, Kubbra Sait and Lillete Dubey, launched on Amazon miniTV.