Kriti Sanon says she chose a realistic perspective that portrayed the different stages of pregnancy in the film “Mimi”. “Being blessed with an excellent metabolism, I’ve always been able to eat what I wanted. That’s why it’s not easy for me to put on pounds. From the fattest breakfast I could get to the most sugary breakfast. I had to fill myself with more food than usual,” he recalled. Critical.
The actor added: “Every two hours, when I wasn’t hungry, I had to eat a snack. After a while, I was confused by this whole junk food buffet. Besides, I wasn’t allowed to do any yoga workouts, which is very it made me feel inappropriate. “
Director Laxman Utekar “Mimi” said: “There is a difference between playing a character and becoming a character. He has taken a deep dive of criticism in that role and literally shows it.”
“Very few actors place the sanctity of their craft above the star. Kriti is an artist first and he knew that Mimi would ask him to go abroad. It is a performance created by hard work and dedication,” Utekar said.
He added: “He knew he could burn those calories later but the need for the hour was to dive into his character’s skin. In this case, it literally meant a deep dive into sweet desserts.”
The director was the perfect “friend in need,” sending the actor many high-calorie dishes.
“I remember they would have moved the weight machine in addition to the delicate objects that were probably misplaced, but all of that made it believable on the screen,” he shares.
“Mimi” also features Pankaj Tripathi, Sai Tamhankar, Supriya Pathak and Manoj Pahwa.
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