Posted on April 24 2013
Jayati young niece of former President IPL Lalit Modi, who is making her acting debut with Karan Johar 'Gippi "says she took acting because superstar Shah Rukh Khan.
The 17-year-old will be seen in the upcoming production of the house of Johar, directed by Sonam Nair.
"Whenever I'm upset, I prefer watching movies of Shah Rukh. Think his screen presence is so powerful that it has the ability to make you smile. Seeing it on the screen is the main reason why I wanted to be on screen . another of my dreams is that if I make another film after this, I would like to work with him, "said Jayati in an interview.
It was through his friends in Delhi who Jayati learned about the film and decided to try.
"Through word of mouth I have to know about auditions for this film. At first, I did not go for auditions and I was sick, but I finally got to go for it.'m Totally scared during the auditions," said .
Shah Rukh Khan prompted Jayati niece Lalit Modi to take action:
Although Jayati has done theater and drama, was nervous to give auditions.
"I was very nervous. Was our director and cast Sonam Nair coaxed director Faraz I just do. Had a scene where I had to give a speech from the head of the girl, who went well, but I do not know if I would be called again, "he said.
The rookie was not sure if I would do it, but she was surprised when she was chosen for the film. It was like a dream come true for Jayati.
"I was really very excited.'ve Always been interested in acting from a very young age.'s A dream to be in movies. But I never thought that I really get to do a movie ... It's like a dream come true" said.
The film stars Riya Gippi Vij as main character and releases on May 10.