When it comes to versatility and talent, Sanya Malhotra is definitely one of the best. While working with the best, her upcoming film Ludo brings back fond memories of working with director Anurag Basu. She shot for an ad with him 5 years earlier and has always wanted to work in his film ever since.
Talking about her dream come true and her experience with Anurag, Sanya recounts, “This is before Dangal happened. I did an ad for Anurag Basu. I was nobody and it was with Ranbir Kapoor, he was the protagonist and I was a part with. many people in the ad. In one shot every actor present on set had to dance and when my chance came dada told me to climb these stairs and start dancing. I remember it was my solo shot and I went all out with that dance sketch and impressed dada with my dancing skills. I remember being so happy. Anurag Basu was so impressed with my dancing skills. “
While shooting for that commercial, Sanya was not an actor at the time. She shares more about the same, she says: “I wasn’t an actor at the time. I did these little ads that time and receiving a compliment from Anurag Basu was something very important to me. I couldn’t believe that. I’m going to put an ad. places with Anurag Basu and he said I can be a very good actor I had this in mind and it was like a dream This is what I manifested and then I was approached by him for LUDO just couldn’t believe my stars, this is something I’ve always wanted. “
Sanya goes on to say, “I remember preparing for Dangal and that day I got a call from Anurag Basu from this unknown number. The moment I answered, he said, ‘Sanya, I’m Anurag Basu, remember we put an ad together ‘and he told me that’ i’m writing something as soon as i’m done i’ll call you ‘, then i told him i got dangal and he was so happy for me. Today, after three years, I have to work with him and it’s a great thing for me as an actor. ”
Sanya’s recent rendition of Anupama Banerji has been widely appreciated. The zeal she puts into her character is remarkable and her up-and-coming character Ludo looks daring, edgy, confident and promising. We can’t wait to see the magic of this director-actor-duo unfold on the big screen.
With this, the refreshing combination of Sanya-Aditya raises the temperatures high. Their blistering scenes from the trailer have captured our hearts and we await the release of the movie. Next to Ludo, Sanya will then be seen in Guneet Monga’s Pagglait.
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