Elena Kazan is the latest actress to have been inspired by actress Meena Kumari. This German-Russian actress has been inspired by Meena’s performance in Saheb Biwi Aur Ghulam in which she portrayed a drunkard.
Elena debuted in Bollywood with Agent Vinod opposite Saif Ali Khan and is next going to be seen in Solomon Ahishor’s debut movie which has Randeep Hooda playing the lead actor. She plays the role of an Iranian girl who is unhappy and turns to alcohol to solve her problems.
She said that she watched Meena’s movie as soon as she was chosen for the part so that she could get into character.