Shahana Goswani, the Bollywood actress who is starring in Deepa Mehta’s recently released movie Midnight’s Children recently said that the director was quite the taskmaster when they were on the sets but nonetheless she enjoyed working with her.
She said that she was the best possible boss one could ask for. She felt that Deepa treated her actors with respect and spent a lot of time with them.
The actress is portraying the character Amina Sinai who is the mother of the protagonist Saleem Sinai. She says that it was a great learning experience working with Deepa.
She said that Deepa would be a great director for any actor to have. She said that Deepa really pushed her to become a better actor and brought out that deep emotional content which all great actors are made of.