Interview: Vivica Mitra-“A woman of everywhere” Making it big in Bollywood with Singh is King and Punjabi Perception


Click Play to listen to Vivica Mitra chat with Sayantanee Dutt
WBRi On-Demand Radio Broadcast Service


Vivica Mitra, one of the top most local celebrities in California, an actress and a dazzling beauty, talks about herself in a candid interview with WBRi correspondent Sayantanee Dutt.


In Vivica’s own words, she is a woman of everywhere. Her paternal lineage has its roots in Kolkata, India while her mother is from Geneva in Switzerland. Thus her upbringing has been marked with both Indian culture as well as European traditions. Though Vivica was born in Los Angeles, she spent her childhood days in Kolkata, Geneva, Los Angeles and Australia which makes her mindset a conglomeration of different ethnic perceptions. Vivica also says that it has actually helped her learn many things that are now indispensible in her life.

Vivica had always felt attached to performing arts from a very early age. In spite of a very bright academic career and a degree as a lawyer, she has always emphasized on performing arts, modeling and acting as it seemed to be the true calling for her. She has been to some of the finest acting schools in the world including the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and Stella Adler Acting School in order to sharpen her acting and performing skills even more.

sexy hollywood actress in kolkata

Vivica wants to put acting before modeling and is aiming for Bollywood movies that would give her an international recognition. Her brief appearance in Akshay Kumar starrer “Singh is King” gave her a breakthrough in Bollywood. When WBRi correspondent Sayantanee asked about her future acting plans she said that she wants to spend more time in Bollywood as the Indian culture is in her veins. Moreover, the Indian film industry cannot be overlooked anymore and she even plans to move to Mumbai with acting in Bollywood films as her top priority. As a model she has appeared in numerous magazines and in many beauty pageants, all of whom have recognized her beauty and charisma.   

Kolkata bengali hollywood actress

It is also quite interesting to know that Vivica has always been student with above average intelligence in her academic life. She earned a degree in law from an Australian law school and is now a lawyear. She can speak in French, German, Spanish, English and Hindi and also has great athletic skills. She has also left a decided mark in journalism as a news presenter and a journalist. Vivica is quite aptly pronounced as “Jack of all trades” due to her versatility in different genres of performing arts.

sensational bengali bollywood actress

Vivica has also directed a couple of movies including “Naked Innocence” and remarked that she would prefer to make films with a strong social message. She is to be seen in her next film “Punjabi Perception” which is supposed to propel her in the mainstream film industry and she is hopeful that a lot of projects would come her way very soon. In spite of her versatility, talent and recognition, Vivica is a very down to earth person, a characteristic that makes her very special to all those who know her. She is truly a gem, reflecting all her glory to its fullest.



Sayantanee DuttAn ardent recitation and elocution enthusiast, RJ Sayantanee Dutt lives in Fremont, CA and writes and anchors Pashchimi's popular Bangla radio show "Robibarer Ashor" on Radio Zindagi 1550 AM broadcasting in the San Francisco Bay area. Some of her wonderful recitation recordings have been featured on WBRi available on-demand in this post 







Enhanced by Zemanta