Janhvi discloses why she chose ‘Roohi’

Janhvi Kapoor will be featured as a lady possessed by a devil in the upcoming horror comedy, Roohi, alongside Rajkummar Rao and Varun Sharma. The actress who has a slew of films underway, has recently winded up ‘Good Luck jerry’ in Chandigarh. Janhvi has occassionally shared the updates related to Roohi. Portraying an unusual role, she seem to be pinning on all her hopes on this film.

In a recent interview, Janhavi opened up about criticism faced in the early stages of her career that she was not upto the mark in Dhadak. The actress iterated the reason why she chose Roohi. She said she wanted to bag a challenging role to dispel such talk and prove her acting prowess.

In Roohi, Janhvi Kapoor says she surrendered herself to the two contrasting roles. There were scenes where she had to essay both in the same take and she really relished it. She said the she didn’t hesitate any moment to look scary in the flick.

On questioning about the interaction and competition among her contemporaries, the actress wisely said there is a healthy competition but media and industry makes it appear ill-disposed. While speaking in comparison to actors like Ananya Pandey and Sara Ali Khan, Janhvi said she would never be envious or reluctant to appreciate her fellow actors.