Sridevi happy about female empowerment in Bollywood

BizAsia Correspondent



Sridevi believes the Bollywood film industry is supporting actresses by creating strong female characters.

The actress, who is gearing up for her next release titled ‘Mom’, praised the industry for taking up the cause of women empowerment. The superstar believes the professionalism of producers and writers are providing the opportunity for actresses to play more diverse characters. “They are coming up with different and interesting characters for women that are bold and challenging and that is amazing. People are willing to produce and take chances”, said the actress as reported by New Indian Express.

Sridevi, who is known for her immense talent, also played down her superstar status and instead praised her fans and producers for her success. “I am thankful to my fans and producers that I am on my toes all the time to do better. The day you feel you have achieved it all or you are something then you are gone and that thought never came to me. And it should not come also.” She also went onto add that fame for her is feeling happiness and positivity.

‘Mom’ is directed by Ravi Udyawar and is releasing on 7th July.