Actress Ushashi Roy started her acting career with the television serial ‘Milan Tithi’. Next in line came ‘Kadambini’, ‘Bakul Kotha’, ‘Jai Kali Kalkatte Wali’. Ushashi has started working in the web-series sector as well, her latest web-series ‘Sunderban er Bidyasagar’ has already been released. Catch Ushashi speak her heart out exclusively on Jiyo Bangla.
Q: What’s the plot for your recent web-series ‘Sunderban er Bidyasagar’?
A: The plot of the series ‘Sunderban er Bidyasagar’ revolves around a boy who is trying his best to work for the welfare of the widows and the series describes what setbacks and difficulties he has faced due to that.
Q: What equation do you share with the ‘Bidyasagar’ of the series i.e. Riddhi Sen?
A: Just how we’re friends in the series, we’re real good friends in the real life as well.
Q: How did you feel playing the role of a widowed village woman?
A: I always aim to cut short the time that I have to put into my make-up so that I can set foot on the shooting floor. So I have loved playing this role.
Q: How did you prepare yourself for playing this character?
A: I did not take any preparations as such, every time I prepare for my character it doesn’t go well. So I believe I work better when I don’t take any particular preparation for a character.
Q: Before playing your character did you interact with the habitants of Sunderbans?
A: I didn’t get much time to do that. However, I interacted with the person who stayed in the house where we were shooting.
Q: How did it feel working with Riddhi Sen in ‘Sunderban er Bidyasagar’?
A: I’ve known Riddhi from my childhood days. We have acted in theatres together. His acting is unquestionable and his character unmatchable.
Q: How was your experience shooting at Sunderbans?
A: It was great. It was pretty cold when we were shooting there. The temperature went down to 9 degree celsius. But still we have enjoyed a lot.
Q: The audience have watched you play different roles in a lot of TV serials, when will you come back to the small screens?
A: I want to come back to the small screens in the near future. I’ve gained recognition working in the small screen so I’m always eager to work there.
Let’s play a fun game now!
Q: Have you ever regretted after signing for a project?
Q: Have you ever been in an embarrassing situation in a public gathering?
Q: Have you ever been in a relationship with someone younger to you? Or did you ever have a crush on someone younger to you?
A: Yes, I’ve had a crush!
Q: Have you ever stalked any random actor on social media?
Q: Have you ever lied to your parents for money?
Q: Have you ever been caught while dating someone secretively?
Q: Have you ever found any co-actor irritating?
Q: Did you ever face any guardian-call back at school!?
A: Yes, many a times!
Q: Do you want to give out any message to the viewers?
A: ‘Sunderban er Bidyasagar’ will be available on your screens from March 11th. Please watch the series and give us your precious feedback.