Revealed By: Chirag Sehgal
Final Up to date: September 16, 2023, 10:59 IST
Neha Mehta, famend for her portrayal of Anjali Taarak Mehta within the iconic sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, is gearing up for a comeback within the leisure business by a brand new Hindi play. Throughout her two-year hiatus, Neha launched into a novel journey, honing new expertise and rediscovering her roots. Nonetheless, the actress shared that she by no means feels nostalgic as a result of her character Anjali and the present at all times maintain a particular place in her coronary heart.
In an interview with Etimes TV, Neha mentioned, “I don’t miss Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah or my character Anjali as a result of she is at all times with me. Like my mother and father are in my coronary heart the identical method, the present stays in my coronary heart. Audiences have at all times cherished and supported my character ATM (Anjali Taarak Mehta), and nonetheless get all of the love and help. This play is simply an extension of my character. I belong to my viewers, be it Anjali Bhabhi from Taarak, Vaishali from Greenback Bahu, or Saroj from Bhabhi. I would like solely love and blessings from my viewers.”
The actress additionally revealed how the COVID-19 disaster prompted her to step away from the limelight and spend precious time together with her household. She defined that her household’s issues led her to return dwelling throughout the difficult occasions, the place she launched into a two-year journey of natural farming, caring for cows, and even taking part in a Gujarati movie and commercials.
“I didn’t sit free as a result of I’ve been used to working all these years. My dad made me be taught all these items. I labored carefully with nature and I additionally did a Gujarati movie and adverts. My two years have been wonderful,” she added.
For these unaware, Neha Mehta isn’t any stranger to the silver display. Previous to her iconic position in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, she made her presence felt in Bollywood with a task within the 2008 drama EMI. The movie featured Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Rampal, Urmila Matondkar, Malaika Arora, and Aashish Chaudhary in pivotal roles. In EMI, Neha portrayed the character of Urmila’s pal. The movie didn’t do properly on the field workplace. Nonetheless, the identical yr noticed the premiere of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah on SAB TV and Neha’s position within the present made her extremely popular.
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is a vastly fashionable TV sitcom. It first aired in 2008 and has been operating efficiently for over 15 years.