For writer-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap, a function movie is on the playing cards, however she won’t method her husband Ayushmann Khurrana to star in it as she feels he’s her ‘senior’ within the business and she or he wants to succeed in a sure place the place she ‘deserve(s) to direct him’. She can be uncertain about what their on-set dynamic can be like.
Tahira made her directorial debut in 2018 with the quick movie Toffee, which revolves round two ladies who defy their class distinction to type an in depth friendship. She adopted it up with Pinni, starring Neena Gupta, which was part of the anthology Zindagi inShort.
In an interview with The Occasions of India, Tahira mentioned that she desires to direct a full-fledged function movie and even has a couple of scripts prepared. “I’m taking child steps. I’m slowly and progressively shifting in direction of that path. My movies, ‘Toffee’ and ‘Pinni’ acquired a number of love. I’ve written a few function movies. The intention is to make a function movie. Due to this lockdown, now there’s a pause button on everyone’s lives. I don’t know what the longer term holds however the goals and aspirations are actually there,” she mentioned.
When requested if she wish to direct Ayushmann, Tahira mentioned, “I might actually like to work with him from the angle of directing a beautiful artist. He has grown tremendously as an artist. However on the similar time, he’s senior to me relating to working. So I have to earn myself a few movies or a place the place I need to direct him.”
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Tahira mentioned that she was additionally uncertain of what their on-set equation can be like, as they’re husband and spouse. “I’m additionally fretting as a result of I don’t know the way it could be as a result of we’re husband and spouse too. So I don’t know the way the scenario can be like- will there be fireworks on the set or we’d have the ability to preserve absolutely the director-actor decorum. That’s one thing we’d get to know,” she mentioned.
At the moment, Tahira is isolating with Ayushmann and their two youngsters, Virajveer and Varushka. She has began a collection referred to as The Lockdown Tales — quick tales written and narrated by her. Every story depicts feelings and moments from the on a regular basis lives of individuals and the way they’re affected by the lockdown.
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