Deol feels that making remake of 1975 blockbuster
Sholay would remain a pipe-dream for Bollywood as no
contemporary actress could step into the shoes of 'Basanti', the
role epitomised by her mother, veteran actress Hema Malini.
"It is not possible to remake Sholay as nobody would be
able to do the role of 'Basanti' as done by Hema Malini. There is
no alternative in the film industry who can play the role of
'Basanti' like Hema Malini," Esha told the PTI.
Taking a dig at Ram Gopal Verma who came up with Aag in
2007, the official remake of Sholay, Esha said, "Ram Gopal
Verma tried to produce new Sholay, but it was
unsuccessful." Esha, who had made her acting debut in Koi Mere
Dil Se Poochhe, said she was more inclined to classical
dancing and studying Indian culture. "The classical and folk dances
have their own importance which is different from the dances in
films," Esha said, adding she was attracted towards dancing since