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I'll like to work with Anurag Kashyap: Jimmy Shergill

Actor Jimmy Shergill joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the success of 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns'.


Updated:March 21, 2013, 5:38 PM IST
I'll like to work with Anurag Kashyap: Jimmy Shergill
Actor Jimmy Shergill joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the success of 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns'.

Actor Jimmy Shergill joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the success of 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns'.

Q. Who is your role model. Asked by: Debdulal Pahari

A. Shaheed Bhagat Singh.

Q. What is your dream role and what kind of roles you like to play the most? Asked by: nikhil_vb

A. I don't have a dream role. I like doing lighthearted films.

Q. Since your childhood, which stars of our Bollywood industry have inspired you the most? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. Amitabh Bachchan.

Q. A director with whom you have not worked with and you will like to do a film with? Asked by: Ramesh

A. Anurag Kashyap.

Q. How was it like working with Manoj Vajpayee in 'Special Chabbis'? Asked by: abhimanyu

A. Very nice.

Q. Acting comes so naturally to you, your fan right from the 'Maachis' days. Asked by: dinesh bali

A. Thank you so much.

Q. Which are your upcoming movies? Asked by: anjali

A. 'Rangeelay', my Punjabi film releasing on 16th of May 2013. 'Bullet Raja' from 6th Sept.

Q. I love your acting in SBAGR, I enjoyed even the first part, really wonderful, who do u think is your best costar. Asked by: Swatantra

A. Irrfan Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Neha Dhupia & Mahi gill.

Q. Hi Jimmy, Welcome..I was pretty impressed with your performance in Wednesday and SBAGR..strongly believe you should do such roles and avoid stereotypes..Way to go champ..good luck. Asked by: Paresh - UAE

A. Thank you so much.

Q. Would you prefer doing an offbeat film over a one with Indian mirch masala? Asked by: Apoorva Kabra

A. I prefer both as long as script is good.

Q. I am sure your role model for many, your advise to young upcoming actors Asked by: Yaseen Anwer

A. Be patient and work honestly & sincerely.

Q. With which Bollywood actor and actress you would like to work in future? Asked by: Shubham

A. I would love to work with Tabu.

Q. Down the line 5 years where do you see yourself? Asked by: Yaseen Anwer

A. I don't know.

Q. Is there 3rd part of the movie happening soon? Asked by: nirav

A. Hopefully soon.

Q. Hi, you had the best dialogues in both the parts of Saheb, Biwi & you did great justice. Asked by: nirav

A. Thank you.

Q. Your role in Special 26 was good, but not quite much in terms of screen time. What excited you when you heard your role? Asked by: Abhinav

A. I did it for the climax of the movie. Climax was based on this character. Also Neeraj Pandey is a friend.

Q. What makes you so much popular in north Indian movies specially Punjabi? Asked by: Vijay Ahir

A. My Punjabi films.

Q. Hi Jimmy Congratulations for the success. And I liked your acting in 'Special 26'!! Asked by: Prashanth

A. Thank you.

Q. Hello Sir, How fulfilling for an actor was it to play the role of the utterly stubborn and strong character of 'Sahib'? Asked by: Deepa

A. When you are working for Tigmanshu, its very fulfilling.

Q. Hi Jimmy, Good Afternoon, Movie like 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns' is widely appreciated by movie lovers and critics,My question is why this kind movie not winning National Awards and not qualifying for Oscars. Asked by: Jagannath Pujar

A. I don't know.

Q. Do you feel that directors in Hindi film industries don't give you your due space in the films and only use you for 2nd feeder characters?? Asked by: Vijay Ahir

A. You should ask them.

Q. Hi Sir..you are slowly and slowly creating a name for yourself with your choice of movies and your roles..i think soon you wil come in the category of cult actors those of Irrfan manjo bajpaye..keep going..thanks. Asked by: Raj

A. Thank you.

Q. You have moved from a chocolate hero to a side actor. And this you have done by performing some exceptionally good role. How has this journey been? Asked by: Rock

A. Seems slow but its been steady.

Q. Hi jimmy, first of all congratulation on the success of your movie. You are a great actor with amazing capability. Initially you started your career as an chocolate boy, romantic and lovable boy, But after movie "Wednesday" we saw an altogether different Jimmy in aggressive and serious roles, which undoubtedly every one likes. So after so much success in such roles would you play the romantic and chocolate boy roles in movie. Asked by: Shubham

A. I would love to.

Q. Which movie is most close to your heart? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. All are very close but 'Maachis' as it was my first film.

Q. Can you list the elements of a perfect actor? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. His or her imperfection.

Q. Do your read the critics comment on Friday... Asked by: Rakesh

A. Not really.

Q. How important songs are for movies in Bollywood? Asked by: Anwer

A. Depends on the script.

Q. Though your projects keep you busy, but what activities you love to get indulged in your free time? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. Spending time with my family.

Q. Which is your most popular Punjabi film? Asked by: nikhil_vb

A. 'Mel Kara De Rabba'.

Q. Acting is surely an everlasting career. Was this something that you wanted to pursue since your early young days? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. I wanted to be in the Army.

Q. If a role is offered to you what you look into it..the director of the film or the content of the film. Asked by: Guddu

A. Everything.

Q. How much prepration you do on your role..before shooting starts.. Asked by: Radhe

A. I'm a director's actor.

Q. Now you are a producer as well..you are really doing well in Punjabi films also..what is more difficult..producing or acting? Asked by: Gauda

A. Producing.

Q. What is your role in 'Bullet Raja'? Please tell me you have ample screen time, so that I can consider watching that movie. Asked by: nikhil_vb

A. Let you know when the time comes.

Q. Any films which u regret working on? Asked by: Sandeep Rao

A. I have no regrets.

Q. Which contemporary actor/actress fascinates you the most? Do you have any plans of working with him/her? Asked by: Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal

A. I don't really know.

Q. Any plans for getting behind the camera and directing any movie in future.. Asked by: Rimi

A. Not as of now.

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