Sara Ali Khan on her bond with dad Saif: ‘We discuss Hitler and Stalin more than films’


Sara Ali Khan lately opened up about her journey in Bollywood, and how her studying really began when she signed her first movie. The 25-year-old is the granddaughter of Sharmila Tagore, and daughter of actors Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan. She stated she might have grown up round actors however she learnt the methods of craft solely when she was on her movie’s set. Earlier, for her, performing meant dancing on “Kaanta laga” or simply being Poo.

In a latest interview to Elle India journal, Sara Ali Khan shared that being on her first movie Kedarnath’s set helped her realise the true which means of performing. “I think that’s when I truly realised what acting meant. The hard work, the dedication, all of it,” she stated.

Khan additional advised the journal about her concept of ‘acting’ whereas rising up. “People would expect that I’d know things –being a star kid and coming from a filmi background. But on each set, I’ve learnt new things. When I was a four-year-old acting only meant dancing on Kaanta Laga and when I was a teenager, I wanted to be Poo from Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… On the sets of Kedarnath, I didn’t even know that sometimes one shot has to be taken several times.”


And it’s thus not stunning that it’s not simply movies that join the Simmba actor to her father Saif Ali Khan. Sara, who graduated from Columbia University in historical past and political science, shared that each she and Saif love historical past and learn up loads. Going down the reminiscence lane, she spoke about an earlier trip in Italy the place they spoke about Hitler and Stalin more than Bollywood.

“I remember this vacation with him in Italy, which was all about pizza, pasta, culture, museums, music and plays. This is something my father and I really, really enjoy. We both are history nerds, and we laugh about the fact that we discuss Hitler and Stalin more than films and Bollywood,” the star youngster was quoted.

The Coolie No 1 star is beloved for her relatability and Sara feels it’s her ‘simple, desi girl at heart’ angle that does the trick. The actor, with out making a bone of not operating after manufacturers advised the journal, “I am truly a simple, desi girl at heart. Maybe that’s what people relate with. I don’t like spending a lot of money. I am not brand conscious at all. I am happier in my salwar kameez from Sarojini Nagar and jhutis than in brands that cost more than my monthly income.”

Sara Ali Khan will likely be subsequent seen with Akshay Kumar, Dhanush in Aanand L Rai’s Atrangi Re.


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