Simple hudugi Shwetha Srivatsav is back with her third movie. The actress will be seen in Fair and Lovely which will be released on October 24th. The actress gave an exclusive interview to Filmibeat regarding her upcoming movie. Here are some excerpts.
Filmibeat: What is your role in the movie is Fair & Lovely?
Shwetha Srivatsav: I have a very different kind of role in the movie. In the movie I play a commercial sex worker. The main idea of the movie is to highlight the plight of a sex worker in real life. After Simple Aagi Ondu Love Story, I was not interested in playing a girl next door. When this offer came along, I was thrilled.
Filmibeat: How hard was it to portray the role and what was your preparations?
Shwetha Srivatsav: Being from a theater background, doing character acting come naturally to me. However, for this role I did see the performance of Bollywood actresses who have played the role of a sex workers. The role required to show a lot of emotions, but I was very comfortable in doing justice to the role.
Filmibeat: What would you say is the USP of the movie?
Shweth Srivatsav: The Script! The director Raghuram has come up with a very strong and beautiful script. The only reason I signed up for the movie was due to the strong script. The script gave me a chance to portray a kind of character which I have never portrayed before.
Filmibeat: What kind of audience is the movie targeting?
Shwetha Srivatsav: Although the story has me playing a sex worker, the movie is a clean entertainer and the family audience will definitely love to watch the movie. Even college going students will be able to enjoy the movie thoroughly.
Filmibeat: Anything you would like to add about the movie?
Shwetha Srivatsav: The movie is clean entertainer with a social message and I would urge everyone to watch it, especially the youngsters. The story of the movie reflects what happens in the society and I am sure viewers will find the relevance of it.