Nyra Banerjee Interview

Remember film One Night Stand  Bengali beauty Nyra Banerjee with 12 South films, 3 Bollywood and some Web series in her kitty, is playing Divya in Star Plus’ thriller Divya Drishti. Fiji Times caught up with her on the sets at Filmcity Mumbai. Over to Nyra for her debut on the small screen.

What is Divya Drishti all about? 

Where ordinary people can only wish to have the ability to see the forthcoming and change it too, Divya Drishti underlines the story of two sisters, who are blessed with superpowers.

How do you feel about the positive response you are getting from the viewers?

I am overjoyed that the viewers have welcomed Divya with open arms and it feels great that all the hard work paid off.

How is your rapport with Sana Sayyad ?

Sana Sayyad is a wonderful actor to work in. She is doing a phenomenal job of bringing out the character of Drishti. It is fantastic to share screen space with her as she is very talented.

How has been your experience shooting for the show so far?

It has been an enriching experience to be a part of the show. I have learnt a lot of things and made friends.

You assisted Tony D’Souza for film Azhar. Your comments…

To know more about the industry I decided to go behind the camera and learnt to know how the frame would be and also about camera angles are being used for such scenes. It was really a nice experience to assist Tony. D’Souza.

Films, Web series and now television. Which is your favourite?

All are my favourite. But right now I am concentrating on my debut television show Divya  Drishti.

Share something about your favourite dishes?

I like South Indian sambar, rasam, appam. Besides this, I also prefer home-cooked food.

Share something about the music you have learnt.

I have learnt Hindustani classical music and ghazals and during my grown-up years, I used to sing children’s songs. For this my mom always supported me.

Is Web booming these days?

Off course it is booming. It is an entertainment according to your time and highly satisfying creatively. Now actors want to experiment with new content and crave quicker results. What fits the bill?  Web….

How would you rate as an actor?

Let the viewers decide. I am here to give my best to Divya Drishti.

The secret of your beauty…..

I do the gym and stretch and take plenty of water. This makes me fit.