Shraddha Kapoor may or may not be the one scaring people in “Stree” but the actor says she herself gets scared easily.
Her upcoming film, a horror-comedy, is based on the urban legend of Nale Ba, about a witch who knocks on people’s doors at night.
Without throwing much light about her character, Shraddha, 31, said she is having fun with the mystery.
“People don’t know whether I am ‘Stree’ or not. There has to be a sense of mystery around my character, we made sure we maintain that.
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“In horror films it is all about how well you built up the scare quotient, it is quite interesting. In real life, I get scared easily but I used to like watching Zee horror show. I also liked ‘The Exorcism of Emily Rose’ and ‘The Ring’,” Shraddha told PTI.
The 31-year-old actor said it was great to work with performers like Rajkummar Rao and Pankaj Tripathi in the film.
“To get the opportunity to work with them was a treat. I would actually be nervous but I would end up having so much fun with them. I have learnt so much just by observing them, it is amazing how they work,” Shraddha said.
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Shraddha has ventured into the space of horror-comedy for the first time with the movie that releases this Friday.
“I was laughing so hard after hearing the narration. We are in a good time that only content-driven films are doing well,” she said.