‘WHEN I STARTED, I WAS TOLD I WORK TOO HARD’
Actor Anil Kapoor says he relates more to the new crop of actors who are committed to their work
Actor Anil Kapoor says that the newer crop of actors remind him of how he was, when he started out in the industry back. more than three decades that they The 58-year-old says way he are all struggling the did. “They are all very I might committed and sincere. be Arjun (Kapoor), Ranbir (Kapoor), Sushant (Singh are Rajput) — all of them (In committed to their work. I was a my time) I was told that hard. person who worked too They But now everyone does. people. are more like-minded down Working hard was looked
my career, upon when I started says. but today it’s cool,” he he However, Anil says that has always tried to maintain the perfect balance between “That is work and personal life. this always a challenge in balance profession. Trying to There are everything is tough. some who sacrifice everything remain a including their family, themselves bachelor and devote are to the profession, those balancing different people, but life yourself, leading a fulfilled being in all aspects of a human That has is a bigger challenge. he always been my endeavour,” says. is still The actor adds that he and an evolving as a person
as a actor. “I am learning
actor. It’s father, as a son, as an
keep a learning process. We
That’s learning and evolving.
to do what I have always tried
learn — learn from youngsters,
more from people who are intelligent, learn from
a good travelling. Plus I am listener,” he says.
be The actor, who will soon
season of launching the second
that the his TV show 24, says
him biggest satisfaction for comes when people enjoy
see people working with him. “I
I am happy around me because
that part of that project and
when makes me happy. But
it they lose money, of course affects me,” he says.