Actress Tabu feels that her “Fitoor” co-actor Katrina Kaif is the most hardworking actress she has ever worked with and admits to being amazed by Katrina’s involvement in her work.
“I must say that Katrina is the most hardworking actress I’ve ever met, I’ve ever seen and worked with. We had only three days of shooting but the involvement with which she worked was amazing,” said Tabu at the trailer launch of their film on Monday. (Read: No steamy kiss in Fitoor, indicates Katrina Kaif)
“Fitoor” is based on Charles Dickens’ novel “Great Expectations” and as seen in the trailer, Tabu plays the role of the begum who is the hurdle that her daughter Firdaus (played by Katrina), has to cross to unite and reunite with her love Noor (played by Aditya Roy Kapur). (PHOTOS: Katrina Kaif, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Tabu at Fitoor trailer launch)
When Katrina was asked at the press conference about her “fitoor” (madness for something), Abhishek intervened: “She is just passionate about work. If you see her on the sets, you see that she has the maximum ‘fitoor’. The manner in which she works and the dedication with which she listens and works, shows she has a afitoor’ for work.” (Fitoor trailer: Katrina Kaif, Aditya Roy Kapoor make you sink in love)
“On sets, she was always open-minded and she was always willing to push the envelope as far the performance was concerned and personally I’m very happy with the work that she has done in the film,” he added. (Also read: Tabu’s character in Aditya, Katrina starrer Fitoor inspired by Rekha)
The film also starring Lara Dutta and Rahul Bhatt among others, is scheduled to release on February 12. (Hardest thing in ‘Fitoor’ was to pretend Tabu is my mother: Katrina Kaif)