Juhi Chawla wore a white and red semi chiffon ghagra.
Juhi Chawla shares her thoughts about her negative role in Gulaab Gang, young actresses, her personal life, dreams and more.
Birthday: November 3
Place of birth: Ambala
School/College: Fort Convent School, Mumbai and Sydenham College, Mumbai
As Zarina in Sultanat (1986)
Currently I am...
Juggling some film work, a couple of endorsements and being a good mommy
High Point of your Life
Becoming a mother
Low point of your Life
Losing my family members
If you werenft an actress, you wouldfve beenc
I donft know. I was destined to be an actress.
You are doing a negative role in Gulaab Gang for the first time. How was the experience?
Initially, I couldnft understand how and why the director could consider me for such a role. But after he convinced me, I had a great time doing it.
If you could act in a classic, which one would it be?
Pakeezah or Basantifs role in Sholay.
A piece of advice youfd give to a young actress.
That they should work hard and not get distracted by all the glamour around them.
Who is your 3am friend?
My fridge! When I come back late from shoots, I just raid my fridge.
Your dream destination...
Switzerland. But I havenft been there in a while
The best thing about motherhood..
Itfs a journey you havenft travelled before, so itfs full of surprises. To see your kids grow up is beautiful.
The most touching thing your kids have done for you
Once they made a collage of all the things I say to them. And suddenly, I could see myself through their eyes.
You have three minutes to pack, what do you take with you?
You are asking a lady that! Ifll take my iPhone, iPad, all my prayer things, toiletries, pyjamas, a couple of T-shirts, a pair of jeans, hair tongs and straightener. And a bit of make up.
Your strategy in a crisis
Take a deep breath and try not panicking.
Your favourite street food..
Paani puri and bhel puri.
The biggest risk you have taken..
Joining Bollywood. I still donft know what got into me then.
A song that describes your current state of mind.
All Izz Well from 3 Idiots.
The last thing you bought under Rs. 10.
Aaj kal under Rs10 mai kuch nahi milta. Even beggars ask for more than Rs. 10.
A black saree or a black dress, what do you prefer?
I donft wear black at all.
Whatfs on your bedside table?
The Bhagvad Gita, although I havenft read it yet.
The last line of your autobiography would bec
gPicture abhi baaki hai mere dostch
One film you have seen more than five times.
The most paisa vasool film.
Fukrey and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
The most overrated film
Kai Po Che.
The film that was a part of your growing up years
The first film you saw on the big screen
How would I remember that!
From HT Brunch, November 17
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