Mumbai: Being a star child has its professionals and cons. Actor Sanjay Kapoor’s daughter Shanaya Kapoor, who’s all set to make her big-screen debut with filmmaker Karan Johar’s yet-to-be-titled movie, too, believes the identical.
In a dialog with ANI, Shanaya opened up about how she offers with judgements that come together with the ‘star kid’ tag.
“Judgements are an inevitable part of the work I am pursuing, but I stay positive and focus on the people who are always cheering me on, whether it be followers on Instagram or the press/media, I focus on their love and support, then the rest just fades out for me! Focusing on the positives is the way to be,” she mentioned.
For the unversed, Shanaya labored as an assistant director on her cousin Janhvi Kapoor-starrer ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’. Sharing how that exact stint helped her perceive the business, she mentioned, “Being a part of ‘Gunjan Saxena’ was extremely special, and a very important journey for me to undergo before I started my career. I wanted to learn how a film is made, what the process is like, what are the aligned jobs for everyone on set, how actors prep for their roles, how background action works, there was so much I got to understand. It was a wonderful, fulfilling and enriching experience to see the entire team work towards one goal, it’s so wholesome making a film.”
According to her, working because the assistant director made her study many necessary issues.
“It made me fall in love with what I want to do even more! The biggest takeaway for me was learning how the process before reaching set is the defining foundation of creating the story! I understood a lot that I wasn’t aware of before,” Shanaya shared.
Meanwhile, Shanaya is at present working with numerous magnificence manufacturers. She has just lately change into one of many model ambassadors of Naturali.