In an interactive session titled ‘Reel Life to Real Life’ organised by the Ladies Study Group, Kolkata on October 25, 2018, Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan engaged in a candid conversation with eminent film director Shoojit Sircar.
The dynamic duo ensured that the guests never had a dull moment throughout the session. Be it through quips, jokes or intense conversations, they provided an insightful outlook on the film industry, their love for sports and mostly their equation with one another.
Abhishek Bachchan spoke about his journey in the film industry, his hardships, his response to criticism and how he has evolved as an actor over the years.
“There has been a sense of culture and tradition of Bengal in our family. Being surrounded by very strong Bengali women like my mother and grandmother, my upbringing has been steeped in Bengali culture. I have vivid child- hood memories of Kolkata.” he responded when asked about ‘How much of Bengal is present in his family.’
Speaking on the occasion, Madhulika Kanoria, President, Ladies Study Group said, ‘Ladies Study Group is privileged and honoured to have two Bollywood stars today. The extremely talented ShoojitSircar moderated the event with a lot of interesting and unknownfacts. AbhishekBachchan, belongs to the most popular family from Indian cinema, answered all the questions with lot of confidence and humour. This was a real treat and a memorable event for the Ladies Study Group.’