Actress Bhumi Pednekar, who plays a lesbian in the recently released ‘Badhai Do’, says that when you choose a sensitive film or character, you want a large cross-section of the audience to enjoy the film, because that is how you bring positive change in the world. community.
The versatile actor said: “When you choose a sensitive film or a character like ‘Badhai Do’, you want a large cross-section of the audience to enjoy and be entertained by the film, because that is how you bring about positive change in society. .”
“It is so heartwarming to see that the media appreciate my performance and the film so much. It is overwhelming to see the public reviews pouring in after seeing this special film,” said Bhumi Pednekar.
“In the digital age, you get instant feedback from social media and my phone doesn’t stop because of all the beautiful praise for the film and my performance from people who are touched by the subject Badhaai Do. We wanted to highlight an existing reality so that people can unite and request a necessary change.”
Bhumi Pednekar is happy that ‘Badhai Do’ has started a conversation about the need for change and hopes it will have a positive impact on the minds of the public.
Bhumi Pednekar said: “I am excited about the way the film has sparked conversation and I hope it will reach a wide audience in the coming days with the strong praise that the film is currently carrying. For me I always want to do projects that have the heart in the right place and Badhaai Do has that in spades.
“My character, Sumi, is very special to me because I’ve never played myself so raw. I hope I contributed in a small way to broaden people’s mindset towards the LGBTQIA+ community in India. Their problems are our problems.
“Let’s be inclusive and let’s be vocal about it.”
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