"You are as good as your last work. So you have to keep challenging the actor in you every time! And what better way to do that than working with giants like Anurag Kashyap and Nawazuddin Siddiqui," says Rajshri Deshpande about her role in the Netflix Original, Sacred Games.
The Angry Indian Goddesses actress, Rajshri Deshpande has garnered accolades for her role in the Netflix Indian Original series, Sacred Games, directed by Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane. She plays Nawazuddin Siddiqui's wife Suprabha in the series.
Rajshri, who is thrilled to be a part of the Netflix Orginal series shared her experience of working with director Anurag Kashyap, she said, “He actually makes you see the character through his eyes, he knows each actor’s strength and knows exactly what to do in order to get the best out of his actors. I am very confident when he is behind the camera, I feel I can be the best actor in the world. He gives me that kind of confidence and opportunity, which an actor seeks in his director” she says.
She further adds, “He is really calm, fun and crazy but at the same time. He is absolutely clear in his vision. He makes sure everyone on the set is made to feel important, confident and respected, be it an actor or crew member.”
Rajshri Deshpande is a theatre actress and has worked in television as well. She started her career in Bollywood with Reema Kagti's Talaash. However, it was the portrayal of Laxmi in Pan Nalin's Angry Indian Goddesses that brought her into the limelight.
Deshpande also plays the role of Manju in the BBC crime drama television series, McMafia created by Hossein Amini and James Watkins. She played the leading role of Durga in Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's S Durga, which won, which won laurels at film festivals.