The youngest daughter of Kamal Haasan, Akshara Haasan, is making her debut soon on the big screen alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush in ‘Shamitabh”. Being the daughter of such a huge star, you would think that Kamal Haasan will take it upon himself to launch his daughter. But considering it’s Kamal Haasan, we all know that won’t happen as he loves playing all of his characters in his films! Akshara was recently interviewed by the Deccan Chronicle and she spoke about her debut, her favourite actor and her star parents.
Akshara Haasan talks about Shamitabh
I’m very excited and lucky to be working on my first film with Balki sir, Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush.
Akshara Haasan talks about her future in the movie industry
I want to reach a respectable ‘place’ in the industry with this film.
Akshara Haasan talks about film making
I have worked a lot to learn about the creative aspects of film making.
Akshara Haasan talks about her parents Kamal Haasan and Sarika
My mom has a lot of patience and maturity and has such a pretty face. My parents are deep thinkers and like them, I sometimes surprise myself with deep thoughts! And I do speak a little like my dad, and am very observant.
Akshara Haasan talks about her father Kamal Haasan
We mostly talk over the phone. I live with my mom.
Akshara Haasan talks about rejecting Mani Ratnam’s offer
At that time I wanted to explore, needed more exposure and was still learning.
Akshara Haasan talks about her preparation before becoming an actress
I worked as assistant director in a feature film. I also worked in commercials as an AD to learn about every sphere of filmmaking.
Akshara Haasan talks about Shah Rukh Khan
Jab mein Shah Rukh Khan ka naam bolti hoon toh mera dil baag baag ho jata hai.
Akshara Haasan talks about Shah Rukh Khan praising her
SRK told me, “Arre tum kitni beautiful ho, bilkul Sarika ki tareh”, and he praised me a lot. I still cherish those memories.