19 October, 2020

‘We Wanted To Make The Characters Realistic Instead Of Perfect’

‘We Wanted To Make The Characters Realistic Instead Of Perfect’

Nupur Asthana, director of Hip Hip Hurray and Four More Shots Please! Season 2, in conversation with Lachmi Deb Roy

How is the lockdown treating you?

Not bad at all. Since the release of Four More Shots Please! Season 2, things have been quite a blur. I am in high spirits and working on a feature script now. Also, a lot of writing, reading and watching.

How has the experience of directing the second season been?

The four women of Four More Shots Please! have evolved into far more confident and fierce women in Season 2. In Season 1, they were not sure of what they wanted from life. For example, the character of Siddhi in Season 2 is about self-acceptance. She realises that becoming a stand-up comedian is the way to go. That helps her resolve many issues in her life. She is finally able to talk about things that have affected her for years. This season was about self-love for all the characters. Damini, the fierce journalist, becomes a fierce...



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