Janhvi Kapoor on 'Gunjan Saxena': 'I really want to touch people's lives'5 min read . Updated: 10 Aug 2020, 11:03 AM IST
The actor talks about her starring role in 'Gunjan Saxena', its parallels with her mother's life, and how the real Saxena helped her nail the character's body language
It’s one thing to simulate playing an Indian Air Force (IAF) officer flying helicopters into a war zone, it’s quite another to authentically portray the only Indian woman to serve in the Kargil War in 1999. Janhvi Kapoor was constantly conscious of the import of that responsibility as she stepped in the light blue shirt and blue grey trousers with the nametag "Gunjan Saxena" clipped on to the IAF uniform.
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