“For me in terms of the role model of what a woman is my mother because she was able to achieve everything in her life.” says Shabana Azmi
More than 100 films on her credit as a powerful performer in the hindi film industry Veteran Shabana Azmi is one actress who have inspired many young actress in the film industry with her quality work as an actor but Shabana Azmi’s real role model is her theater actor mother Shaukat Azmi.
Sharing her relationship with her mom Shaukat Azmi at an interview for the film “Neerja” Shabana Azmi said, “My mom is an extra ordinary woman. Usually my relationship with my dad is more discussed then my mother. My mom played very vital role in my and Baba (Brother) life. All her life she was a working woman despite that she is been great mother and great housekeeper. We had an open house where lot of young actor, singers used to visit our house and they used to get lot of encouragement.”
“She is an ocean of love an lot of people loves her a lot as she has encouraged many. Many friends and colleague from the institute stayed in our house like Mithun Chakraborty, Zarina Wahab and Kawaljeet singh when they were new in the city and they got lot of encouragement.” Shabana Azmi further added.
Shabana Azmi will be portraying a gentle mother of Sonam Kapoor in the upcoming real life biographical drama “Neerja”.
Directed by Ram Madhavni the film is slated to release on 19th February.