Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan, daughter of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore, revealed in an interview to the Quorum YouTube channel how she determined to turn into an actress with out informing her mother and father as she knew they wouldn’t approve of the choice. She debuted as an actor with the Bengali movie Iti Srikanta in 2004 and in the identical 12 months had the Hindi debut with Dil Maange Extra.
She additionally revealed how a evaluate offended her father when a critic wrote, ‘She looks like her mother but acts like her father.’ ‘The Bengali film was good; the first Hindi film, not so good. I remember the first review that came out in one of the papers was that ‘she looks like her mother, but acts like her father’. My father was the one who was essentially the most offended by it, as a result of he was like, ‘What does this imply,?’” stated Khan.
On growing a thick pores and skin
I used to be at all times a straight-A pupil, I used to be doing very effectively in Citi Group, I used to be doing very effectively on this planet, and to get a evaluate that isn’t flattering, and for it to be learn by everybody is sort of mortifying.
She stated, “If you’re in this profession, you have to deal with the publicity and what other people are saying about you… You can’t take everyone on. How I dealt with it was to not read all this first thing in the morning. By the time somebody else came and told me this is what they are saying about you, it hurt less. On the other hand, they also built you up into this nymph-like figure, as if you’re not a human being at all. It’s either this or brickbats, and you have to keep a level head.”