Have you kept in touch with Robert Redford after sharing
the stage with him in Barcelona at the 3rd GSM Mobile
Redford is a very charming guy. I did email once to his office. I
guess, they are busy now with Sundance.
What's next after JBJ?
David Dhawan's Partner. I play a gutsy girl who locks
horns with people but ironically is subjected to being a damsel in
distress. It's nice to be paired opposite Salman and work with him
for the first time. He is a wonderful human being. Shooting for
Partner has been fun. And hey, how can I forget that
Govinda kept calling me as Pride of the nation and Beauty of
But you too have this habit of nicknaming your co-actors-
like you call John as 'Sidey', Have you nicknamed Govinda and
(Laughs). I do that, but with only my contemporaries and those who
are of my age. I can get away with all that, then. I wouldn't dare
call Govinda or Salman by any nickname.
How satisfied are you in your career? You feel you could
have done more films?
I am not satisfied at all. I'll never be satisfied. But yes, I am
much more contented and secure. Today, I know the kind of work I
want to do and the people I want to work with. I have realized that
I am a good comic actress. Both, Bhagam Bhag and
Partner, taught me a lot in the comic genre. And, I am
getting to read scripts, which have roles like Sridevi and Juhi
Chawla did. And that's great; there aren't too many actresses who
can carry off that genre.
Ne... (makes a face).
You almost said 'Never'. Right?
Yeah (laughs), but I stopped. I thought what if I change my mind