Vidya wants to avoid a ‘premature baby’

With 'The Dirty Picture' still running in theatres,Balan decides to take it easy before delving into her next avatar.

Written by BollywoodHungamaNewsNetwork | Mumbai | Published:January 4, 2012 10:48 am

With ‘The Dirty Picture’ still running in theatres,Balan has decided to take it easy,instead of delivering a ‘premature baby’.

Balan,who just turned 33,has had a hectic 2011 with promotions and other events related to her two big releases last year — ‘No One Killed Jessica’ and ‘The Dirty Picture’. So,has decided to back up her next baby – Kahaani,which had been confirmed for January earlier.

“Thankfully,as things stand today,’Kahaani’ would now arrive only in March next year so that the ‘expectant mom’ can relax for a while,” said a close friend of the actress. “Vidya really needs a break. It would have been virtually inhuman for her to move straight from ‘The Dirty Picture’ to ‘Kahaani’ in four weeks flat. Not just would it have taken a toll on her health,it would also have been unjustified for the audience to see her in a role which is totally different from the ‘dirty’ character that she played in Milan Luthria’s film.”

In ‘Kahaani’,Vidya plays the role of a pregnant woman who is in search of her husband. A dramatic affair,the film is directed by Sujoy Ghosh (of ‘Jhankaar Beats’ fame). When ‘The Dirty Picture’ started making waves and ensured a sure-shot success for Vidya,it turned out to be a winning preposition for ‘Kahaani’ since the actress’ fan base has only increased.

However,the makers have decided to hold on for a while and let the euphoria of ‘The Dirty Picture’ and then arrive with ‘Kahaani’ instead of coming up with a rush job just in order to milk Vidya’s superstardom.

“Yes,’Kahaani’ will now arrive on 9th March. Thank goodness for that as ‘Kahaani’ is my baby. I would now be ‘delivering’ after two months”,quips Vidya,”If it would have arrived earlier,it would have turned out to be premature. Neither Sujoy nor I wanted that.”

Meanwhile,even though Vidya has been inundated with offers,especially in last few weeks,Vidya isn’t picking up anything in haste.

“No,I haven’t signed any film so far. When I am shooting for a film,I don’t go through narrations or script reading. Entire 2011 went into filming and I just didn’t get any time to go through any scripts. I have just started doing that a week ago. Hopefully during this period of break,I would take some decisions”,she says.

We are waiting to hear more on this Vidya.

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