I am a proud mother; Sridevi comments on Janhvi Kapoor’s debut in Bollywood with ‘Dhadak’


Actress Sridevi attended HT Most Stylish Awards 2018 along with husband Boney Kapoor on Wednesday in Mumbai. During media interaction, Sridevi said that she is the proud mother of  Janhvi Kapoor.

Noted Actress Sridevi’s eldest daughter Janhvi Kapoor is making her Bollywood debut opposite Shahid Kapoor’s stepbrother Ishan Khatter in ‘Dhadak’, sharing her feeling on Janhvi’s Bollywood debut, Sridevi said,   “As a mother, you just imagine what I must be going through. She is very professional and hard working. I am a proud mother and I hope she lives up to the expectations of an audience.”

There were reports that Sridevi again collaborating with filmmaker Gauri Shinde after their successful outing ‘English Vinglish’, giving the update on that news Boney Kapoor said, “Definitely she would like to do. Let it happen and everybody will know”

Sharing his feeling on the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’, Boney Kapoor said, “This film is a labor of love and the reports that I am hearing are absolutely fantastic. I hope it does extremely well. We have got some great actors working on it. Deepika (Padukone), Ranveer (Singh) and Shahid (Kapoor), they all have put up in their best with their hard work so I hope everybody like the film as much as all other Sanjay Bhansali films has been liked”

Talking about films of Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Deepika Padukone’s character in ‘Padmaavat’, Sridevi said, “He (Sanjay Leela Bhansali) is a great maker. We love his films. As far as Deepika (Padukone) is concerned she is the best. Everybody knows about her. She is unbelievable and so hard working in all her films.”

‘Dhadak’ is an upcoming romantic drama film based on 2016 blockbuster Marathi language film ‘Sairat’.

The film is directed by Shashank Khaitan and features debutants, Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi Kapoor in lead roles. The film is produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios.

The film will release across India on July 20, 2018.