Ahan Is My Guiding Force: Athiya Shetty

Actress Athiya Shetty, who is the daughter of veteran actor Suniel Shetty, said that her brother, Ahan Shetty’s hard work and calm nature has inspired her and he is her “guiding force.” She explained, "Ahan is younger than me but I treat him as an elder brother... I actually take advice from him. He's very calm and I admire that about him... I learn a lot from him. He's the most hard working person I know.” Ahan is all set to debut with the Hindi remake of Telugu hit RX 100.

The 25-year-old actress, who walked the ramp for label Poshpride on the third day of Lotus Make-Up India Fashion Week, made her debut in 2015 with the film Hero and also starred in Mubarakan, which came out in 2017. Talking about her career path and joining Bollywood, she said, "First, the film picks you, then you pick the film."

"I always thought that this is what I want to do and this is how I am going to be. I had a rigid plan but as you grow you mature and learn from your mistakes," she said, adding that the highs and lows have molded her into the person has become today. She also revealed that she is excited and looking forward to her upcoming flick with popular actor Nawaazuddin Siddiqui. When asked if she is too fashion conscious, Athiya said: "I am not actually . It depends on my mood... Fashion is an extension of your personality."

-Rubaina Bilgrami
Picture Courtesy – Athiya Shetty Instagram