Posted: 16 March 2005 at 4:26am | IP Logged
Article about old Sanwari on Mid-Day:
nation will be soon mourning as top child artist Hansika
Motwani of Des Me Nikala Hoga Chand and Hum Do Hain Na fame
bids adieu to the silver screen.
It might be hard to
digest but this sprightly eighth standard teenager, who's at
the peak of her career, had a farewell party to herself on
Talking about reasons for turning her back
to the golden lures of the industry, Hansika asserts, "It's a
conscious choice. I've reached the peak of success and there's
no further achievements I can make as a child artist.
At present I'm shifting my focus to studies as I'm in
the eighth standard and being in an international school
demands a lot of hard work."
Adds mother Mona, a hair
and skin specialist, "My daughter's achievements has actually
reached a saturation point. I never had the slightest
intention of earning pots of money when Hansika happened to
enter the showbiz."
It might sound as a fable but
Hansika had her stint with the industry when she was picked up
by Juhi Chawla for a film called Yahoo, which has not yet seen
the lights of the day.
After that she never had a
dearth of offers: ranging from advertisements of Bournvita,
Coke, Onida, and Santro to films like Koi Mil Gaya, Jaago,
Hawa, Hum Kaun Hai she has done it all with much ease and
How different has life become for this most
expensive child artist after moving away from the arc lights?
Says Hansika, "Believe me I'm very happy. I can spend
quality time with my mom and brother now, which I could hardly
afford to do because of my tight shooting
Well all you fans out there don't get
disappointed this talented actress has promised to make a come
back after three years. "I've intentions to hit the screen but
no more of television for me. I'll only be acting in films and
that too with reputed directors," chirps in Hansika.
I'm happy. Nothing personal, but she just annoyed me!