Kangana Ranaut: Gangster Entertainer’s favorite moll

Kangana Ranaut as Vidya
Kangana Ranaut as Vidya

Mumbai, May 6, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): Kangana Ranaut who plays the love interest of the notorious Manya Surve in Balaji Motion Pictures’ Shootout at Wadala, is fast becoming gangster entertainers ‘favorite moll of all time.

After receiving rave reviews for her performances in Anurag Basu’s Gangster and Milan Luthria’s Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai where she essayed the role of infamous gangsters ‘ moll ,Kangana Ranaut managed to score a hattrick with her 3rd portrayal in a similar genre.

Playing “Vidya” , Manya Surve’s undying and unflinching love interest,very few know that Kangana ‘s role was especially chalked out as director Sanjay Gupta learnt of the character’s existence through his interaction with the police.

Says acclaimed critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh,”Kangana delivers a wonderful performance [especially towards the final moments] and stands her own despite the presence of actors with challenging characters.”

All praise for the actress says director Sanjay Gupta, “Kangana is the tender soul of a very dangerous and violent world depicted in SAW. And its amazing how she has portrayed the character of Vidya minus any star trappings. She completely surrendered to the role and made it all her own.”

Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut

Apart from playing a gangster in Revolver Rani to a mujhrawalli in Vishwas Rao Patil’s Rajjo,a suburban Delhi woman who sets out on a honeymoon all by herself in Vikas Bahl’s Queen,Kangana also stars alongside Hrithik Roshan in Krrish 3 and Emraan Hashmi in Karan Johar’s Ungli ,making her amongst the most sought after actresses this year.

Unfazed with the success says Kangana Ranaut “I m an actor , I get assignments, I do my work and I stay totally detached from my movies , its good if a film does well but that's not going to change my attitude or commitment to my work…”.