Hyderabad: Sara Ali Khan has been currently basking in the success of her latest release, ‘Atrangi Re’. She left us in awe with her spectacular acting chops, phenomenal screen presence and raw energy as her character Rinku.
Directed by Aanand L Rai, in the film, Sara not only blew away the audience with her portrayal of Rinku Sooryavanshi, but also left many celebs from the industry impressed.
Opening up about the reactions she received from the industry, Sara revealed that actor Vidya Balan had called her after ‘Atrangi Re’ released. Sara said, “Incidentally, I had re-watched ‘The Dirty Picture’ recently. Then, I had called her. I had seen the film a long time back but of late, there were certain films and performances I wanted to see. ‘The Dirty Picture’ was one of them and I was blown away by her performance. So, this was the first time I had seen this film after I started acting. Hence, there was a different kind of appreciation for her and I told her about it.”
She further added, “And then she called me after watching ‘Atrangi Re’ and she told me that there was not a single false note in my performance. She added that while there was ‘masala’ and ‘masti’ when it comes to my character, there was also emotional vulnerability. She also said that she enjoyed the film as a whole.”
The film also stars Akshay Kumar and Dhanush in the lead roles.