Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat made it large within the early 2000s and was identified for taking over non-traditional roles in Hindi movies. In a current interview, Mallika revealed that regardless of being fairly profitable in that period, she by no means labored with a giant Bollywood actor as a result of they anticipated her to compromise.
“The one motive I’ve misplaced out on roles is as a result of I refused to provide in to male actors, large stars who needed sure issues from me, who needed me to compromise. You recognize I come from Haryana, I’ve a variety of self respect, and a variety of satisfaction. I stated I cannot compromise. I don’t have to be in your large films, that’s why until date I’ve by no means acted with any A-lister male hero, and in addition to that I’ve survived, and that itself is a sworn statement,” she advised Pinkvilla.
Mallika made headlines together with her 2003 movie Khwahish and with the 2004 movie Homicide, she grew to become a family title.
Mallika said within the interview that she has by no means confronted the casting sofa “immediately.” “I haven’t confronted it immediately… My rise to stardom, I used to be very fortunate, it was very straightforward. I got here to Mumbai, I acquired Khwahish and Homicide. I didn’t need to wrestle a lot. However after the films, as a result of Homicide was such a daring film, and that type of a daring picture was established, a variety of male actors began taking a variety of liberties with me, they usually stated for those who could be so daring onscreen, so that you could be daring with us in individual additionally,” she stated.
She added that the large stars by no means labored together with her as a result of they may not differentiate between the on-screen and the off-screen persona. “They didn’t differentiate between the onscreen and offscreen persona, so that’s the place I confronted a variety of troublesome conditions, as a result of I’m a really robust lady, and I might inform the male actor, ‘I’m sorry, I’m not going to compromise’. I haven’t come to Bollywood to compromise, I’ve come right here to make a profession. That’s why they’ve by no means labored with me,” she shared.
Mallika later appeared in movies like Pyaar Ke Aspect Results, Welcome, Ugly Aur Pagli amongst others. She was lately seen within the MXPlayer internet sequence Nakaab.