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Aditi in wonderland

The pretty and petite Aditi Rao Hydari is overwhelmed by the enormity of the Dada Saheb Phalke Award bestowed upon her for her contribution to cinema down south

Her bio on Instagram reads: “In a world full of Kardashians, be an Audrey.” “It is cheeky but I believe it,” laughs Aditi as we settle down to chat over her recent achievement. As the single, silent, solid performer who always lets her work do the talking, her quiet, composed and graceful style of working has always held her in good stead. What was her reaction on winning the coveted National Award? “Of course, it feels amazing,” she smiles radiantly.

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“It is a big honour that I personally feel I am not worthy of yet, being only two years old in the Telugu and Tamil industry. I have done only a handful of films, but I have enjoyed my work immensely. It has been a very challenging, fulfilling journey so far and I am greedy for even more achievements on the dint of my work,” says Aditi. She confesses to having been lucky enough to have worked with amazing film directors during the course of her career in cinema.

Shilpi Madan for Deccan Herald

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