Mumbai: Though being ranked as one of the finest actresses in bollywood Vidya Balan has opened up about her rejections in the south film industry. She says there was a time when a Tamil producer made her feel ugly.
“There were a lot of rejections down South. There were a lot of Malayalam films, but I was replaced in each of them. There was a Tamil film I was doing and I was thrown out of the film… I remember my parents had come with me because they were so worried about me… I had really begun to fade,” she said in an interview to an entertainment portal, reports indiatoday.in.
The dirty picture actress added she was so affected by the rejections that she didn’t even dare to look into the mirror for months.
“I felt ugly, I felt like shit. And for months, I didn’t look in the mirror,” she added.
Vidya was last seen in movie Mission Mangal which hit the screens on August 15. The film crossed Rs 100 crore.