8 years of ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’: Deepika Padukone aka Naina Talwar continues to inspire
Deepika Padukone left the audience surprised with her geeky avatar in Ayan Mukerji’s ‘Yeh Jaawani Hai Deewani’. One of the most celebrated films of all time, completed eight years today.
As the blockbuster completed 8 years today, young girls continue to be inspired by Deepika’s character Naina Talwar who transforms from a shy girl into a confident and accomplished woman. Deepika was lauded for her performance in the film and for making it relatable to every modern-day Indian girl. Her character inspired women to let go of inhibitions and live in the present moment.
In fact, she had earlier mentioned that Naina Talwar’s portrayal came almost naturally to her – She said that she had a lot of fun playing Naina, as she saw a lot of her in Naina. She further added that Naina’s evolution in the film is, in some ways, like her own.
Director Ayan Mukerji too affirmed, “The stars were shining on me when Deepika agreed to do the film because of all the people, her contribution and commitment was the deepest.”