Manoj Bajpayee is one of the finest actors we have in Bollywood . The don juan, who has films like ‘Satya’, ‘Aligarh’, Gangs of Wasseypur’ and many others to his credit, made the most in his time during the lockdown to 2020 .
ETimes acquired in touch with the ace actor through an exclusive interview where he started out about the year 2020, lessons they have learnt, things he will miss about his year, and things he is looking to in 2021. Excerpts…
Describe 2020 in one sentence.
The year 2020 has been a standstill life-altering year.
If you had to say something to this year, all that would it be?
We’d like to ask for forgiveness for all our wrongdoings on this planet.
Greatest film of 2020
My favourite film in 2020 may be ‘The platform’, ‘Serious Men’ as a result, ‘ Bhonsle ’ (I can domain my film too, right? )
What is your most and lowest moment of 2020?
My high this coming year would be ‘ Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari ’ releasing in theatres as ‘Bhonsle’ receiving great appreciation by way of audience. My lowest would be ousting friends, colleagues and my father-in-law this year.
Favourite song within 2020
My favourite song from this year would be ‘Bambai My eyes Ka Ba’ (Bhojpuri Rap) and additionally ‘Basanti In Kutton Ke Saamne Na Nach’.
Favourite OTT show of 2020
My favourite on the OTT substructure would be ‘Zero Zero Zero’, Pataal Lok’ and ‘Scam 1992’.
One food families tried for the first time this year
I tried ‘Rajma’ and ‘Dal’ from the Uttarakhand mountains.
What new did you discover in 2020?
That i learnt that excess greed besides the fact that it kills you but kills the earth too!
Are there any plans that 2020 messed up for you?
All my a vacation with the family, shootings, going to the patrie – all got ruined because of the pandemic. However , I covered on with all this with a lot of readings, gazing great content, spending time with my family and learning new recipes.
What did they miss the most in 2020?
I missed living that fearless normal life in 2020.
Need to know you looking forward to in 2021?
I am really looking forward to record all the great projects that I am signed up for.
One roll film you are looking forward to watching in 2021?
I am looking forward to tuning into ‘MANK’ in 2021.
If Genie grants you five wishes – what would you seek?
Firstly, I wish very little child should go hungry or the education sector. Secondly, I wish for an atmosphere created by peace and trust among all voters and thirdly abuse and troll-free social media.
One thing that you get miss about 2020.
One thing that I will miss relevant to 2020 is the time it has supplied me to self analyse and show within, the time with my family, meant for reading and watching. All this high time will be missed in the time to come.