Neena Gupta became a talking point this weekend, thanks to her hearty bold and innocent Instagram post. The 62 year old award winning actor wrote, “I live in mumbai and working am a good actor looking fr good parts to play” and soon it became viral. In fact, Priyanka Chopra too took it as an inspiration and lauded her. While talking to HT, she revealed that she had not even expected to become a rage like this. She explained how this was a genuine request and why the directors are not giving her work! Also Read - Priyanka Chopra Jonas Shares Hilarious Memes on Her Halpern Orb Dress, Thanks The Trolls
Talking to the daily, she revealed, “Everybody thinks that after my marriage, I have moved to Delhi and I don’t work anymore. So, I get so putt off and then I see so many roles being offered to other actors of my age.” Well, now that’s such an absurd situation. Also Read - When Priyanka Chopra Jonas Was Asked to 'go And Get Gang-Raped' in 2012 Racist Attack in The US
She also further added “If you do one big commercial film and it’s a hit, everybody takes you for that particular kind of a role. My problem is that I can do variety of roles. I can look Punjabi, South Indian, gareeb and ameer too. So when filmmakers are casting, they don’t think of me because I am not slotted. I thought I will do all kinds of roles on TV and people will come to me but aisa nahi hota.” (ALSO READ: Khujli: Jackie Shroff-Neena Gupta’s cute and funny take on BDSM is better than Fifty Shades of Grey (watch video)) Also Read - Priyanka Chopra Jonas' Valentine's Day Was Better Than Yours, Here's How Husband Nick Jonas Surprised Her
Well, being a National Award winner, we are sure the filmmakers won’t have a second that before casting her. After this post, we hope that everyone now knows that she is all ready to work in films and thus filmmakers may approach her with the roles she deserves. What do you think?