Mumbai, April, 16 (CINEWS): Other than being a veteran performing artist cum choreographer, Mamata Shankar likewise happens to be the little girl of the unbelievable artists Uday Shankar and Amala Shankar.
Mamata Shankar will soon be found in Bollywood assuming the part of Amitabh Bachchan’s wife in Pink. Perusers may realize that Mamata Shankar has made her acting presentation with Mrinal Sen’s Mrigayaa (1976) which had Mithun Chakraborty as her co-star.
Talking about Pink, Mamata Shankar said that she was anxious shooting with Amitabh Bachchan, whom she had known subsequent to the late 1960s when he invested energy in Kolkata. Despite the fact that she was offered a part in yet another Amitabh Bachchan starrer Te3n (film by Sujoy Ghosh), the producers apparently never hit her up, even after the dialogs and altering the shoot plan. Perhaps that clarifies the reason of her being reluctant to give her gesture to Pink, in view of her past terrible involvement with Te3n.
Talking about her working knowledge with Amitabh Bachchan, she said that despite the fact that (on occasion) when she wouldn’t be fulfilled even after 100 takes for a shot, he stayed strong and quiet. With Amitabh Bachchan’s learning of Bengali words, both him and Mamata Shankar fortified over Bengali and the times passed by.
Other than Mamata Shankar, Pink additionally stars Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari and Andrea Tariang and is being coordinated by Shoojit Sircar.