How has the interaction with Woody Allen been?
I would describe my meeting with Woody Allen as “different”. He’s a shy and reticent director but one with a beautiful vision. It will be a dream-come-true since I was a literature student and I studied Woody Allen’s plays back in college.
Which is your favourite Woody Allen film?
A lot is being said about how your casting in a Woody Allen film might pave the way for a change in the way Indian actors are offered roles of cabbies and doctors in Hollywood films. Do you agree?
I hope it does as it isn’t good to be typecast and globalization of films is an emerging trend. Also, crossover films are being made in a bigger way, thereby creating many more opportunities for our talent.
Thursday, March 12, 2009
Pinto on Meeting Woody Allen
The Times of India is running an article with Freida Pinto, which includes the following: