Working with Irrfan Khan was like going to acting school says Parvathy


Team of ‘Qarib Qarib Singlle’ hosted special screening of the film on Wednesday in Mumbai. Film’s lead actor Irrfan Khan attended screening along with his wife and producer of the film Sutapa Sikdar and actress Parvathy. While interacting with media, Parvathy stated that working with Irrfan Khan was like going to acting school.

Irrfan is regarded as country’s one of the top-notch actor of the recent times so when asked Parvathy working experience with Irrfan Khan who is making her bollywood debut with ‘Qarib Qarib Singlle’, she said, “It was really great experience for me to work with him. Working with him was like going to acting school. This film is about Jaya and Yogi’s journey together so we have lot scenes together in the film. It was essential for us to have good chemistry in the film. I was really happy while shooting the film as I got really good partner to act with me”

When asked Parvathy whether she was nervous while working with Irrfan as he is known as powerhouse of acting, Parvathy said, “I wasn’t nervous at all. I was relieved because I knew that I will not have to make much effort because half of the work will done by Irrfan so I just had genuinely react to him as acting is all about reacting”

Talking about ‘Qarib Qarib Singlle’ film, Irrfan said, “It is not the love story about living and dying together, it’s a story that teaches you to live. This film is made for family where all family members can sit together and enjoy. The film has old world charm and romance in it. I feel when people see this film it will bring smile on their faces and they will also get romantic”

When asked Irrfan whether he feels nervous before the release of the film, he said, “There is always nervous feeling before release of each film. Anxiety is part of this profession so it stays with you for sometime after that it gets settle down. It’s our job to tell the stories so each time we try to make effort from our side but it’s up to the audience how they connect to it and they will react to it so I am hoping that people will come out to see our film and get entertained”.

‘Qarib Qarib Singlle’ is directed by Tanuja Chandra and it stars Irrfan and Parvathy Menon in lead roles.

It is releasing on 10th November, 2017.