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I'm a true Gemini, says Amrita Rao

She is a silent player. Pretty and petite Amrita Rao, chats up with Princy Jain as she turns 27 today.
By Princy Jain | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2008 11:40 AM IST

She is a silent player. Pretty and petite Amrita Rao, chats up with HT City as she turns 27 today.



You had a super successful film,

Vivah

, behind you. Why did you go down south?

With a production house like Padmalya Films and a co-star like Mahesh Babu,

Atithi

was just the right film to debut with.



Langugae was the only issue, so I actually wrote my dialogues in Hindi to learn them.



Actors are worshiped down south.. did you get to enjoy the same?

(Laughs) No.. I had no cutouts of mine being put at the theatre. It’s a hugely hero dominated industry. But yeah.. the fans are very passionate in the south.



You will now be seen in Shyam Benegal’s

Mahadev

. What’s is the film all about?

This film will surprise everyone. It’s a romantic comedy and both Shreyas and I speak a typical dialect from north India. Mahadev will be a real significant film in my profile so far.



Do you agree you are a typical Gemini?

Yeah.. I have read Geminis are peaceful, who have an eye for finer things. That ways, yes, I'm a true Gemini. I prefer to be liberal and non-judgmental, which helps me reaching out to the people in a better way.



And yes I am fond of beauty, be it clothes, jewelley or just life. It has to be the best.



What next?

Besides

Mahadev

, there is

Victory

and

Shortcut

.

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