Paa | Movie Stills | Vidya
Balan | Amitabh Bachchan
Kannada actress Arundhati Nag might have kept the news about
sharing screen space with actor Amitabh Bachchan in Bollywood movie
Paa under wraps, but the film critics could not stop
expressing their rave reviews about her performance in it. Thanks
to Aru madam! She has once again made Kannadigas feel proud.
Arundhati Nag has played Vidya Balan"s mother and grandmom of
Auro"s (Amitabh Bachchan) in the film Paa. Her role is
totally different from usually granny. For Auro, she is an
unbelievably loveable grandma and he naughtily calls her Bum. She
has put the confident act in her role. The scenes between the
nani-pota are very real.
Especially in one sequence in which Arundhati advises Amol to
reconcile with her daughter Vidya touches the heart of the
audiences. She says,“Ek aurat jab akele apne bacche ko paalti hai,
uska dil sakht ho jaata hai, narm sirf apne bacche ke liye."
However, the actress says that she is a fan of Balki"s work. She
loved Cheeni Kum which is why she took this movie up. But
she did not like to make a big howl of it. When asked about keeping
it secret, she says, "I didn"t talk about it as I had other, more
vital things to talk about — like the theatre fests at my