Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah has been ruling fans’ hearts for more than a decade now. Naturally, the characters and the actors who play them have significantly marked their territory on the audience’s mind. However, in the past few months, the popular sitcom witnessed many replacements and exits. One of the major ones was Sunayana Fozdar replacing Neha Mehta as Anjali Taarak Mehta. The actress recently opened up on the same and clarified that she is not mimicking Neha, but playing the role individually in her own style.
In her chat with Mirror Online, she expressed that she was keen on playing the character by adding her flavour to it. She revealed, “I was sure that I was not going to mimic anyone. For me, it was just a character that was given to me. I’ll play it my way and add a bit of my flavour to Anjali.” She mentioned about the pressure that comes with one’s loyal fanbase. However, she is happy to have been accepted as Anjali bhabhi.
The actress also stated how it was not easy for her to bag the role in TMKOC. She informed how she had to go through a set of multiple auditions and discussions with producer Asit Modi to get into the skin of the character that was played by someone for 12 years.
She even expressed gratitude to the year 2020that actually turned out to be lucky for her as she got a chance to be in this well-known sitcom. Further, she elaborated that comedy has always been her favourite genre and was looking forward to getting more projects in a similar line as it was her forte and something, she has been always comfortable with. As of now, Sunayana is enjoying every bit of her success as the new Anjaliand the adoration for it.