Sameera Reddy talks about physique positivity, battling alopecia and taking part in her age on display when she will get again to appearing 

Sameera Reddy talks about physique positivity, battling alopecia and taking part in her age on display when she will get again to appearing 

“I can’t be ‘Meghna’ anymore (the character she performed in hit 2008 Tamil movie Vaaranam Aayiram). I can not board a prepare and look forward to Suriya,” laughs Sameera Reddy, as she will get candid about her plans to get again into appearing. “I’ll positively enterprise into OTT initiatives, if not on the industrial cinema.”

The actor, recognized for posting physique positivity content material on her Instagram posts, needs to play her age on display with roles that aren’t essentially preachy however join with each women and men. “Actors like Jyothika are doing an ideal job. She picks roles which might be sturdy and hard-hitting. Though I do miss dancing, I are not looking for to enterprise into the song-and-dance sequences. I need to take up roles that kickstart a dialog on matters which might be thought of taboo.”

However, she wants to look forward to a number of extra months earlier than taking the plunge. “As a hands-on mama, I need to see how my kids would deal with it. Right now, I hope to guarantee my household settles down earlier than I transfer on with movies. I need to begin with OTT initiatives as a result of the roles written for ladies there are unimaginable.”

Recently, Sameera wrote on Instagram about coping with alopecia areata, a situation that causes hair loss and obtained worldwide consideration throughout the current controversy on the Oscars ceremony. “It (the controversy) made me need to shed gentle on all the person battles we’re preventing, and the way we’d like to create a constructive protected area for one another.”

Her detailed posts on affected by postpartum despair after having her first little one and her struggles with physique picture points have usually gained reward on social media. The actor, who has over 1,000,000 followers on Instagram, continuously shares her personal insecurities and the way she offers with them. “I share my very own struggles. Being truthful, skinny, being married early… it’s unimaginable that many individuals need to have dialog about such matters.”

Sameera says she enjoys the method of constructing movies as she shares a slice of her life, like a mini film. “It is thrilling. My vlogs are actual, be it dancing with my children or strolling round with out make-up. I like to make individuals snicker.”

She additionally champions for wholesome life-style decisions. “When I learn feedback like, ‘I rotated my life due to you’ or ‘I used to be ashamed of my physique put up being pregnant however you make me really feel higher’, I instantly really feel nice. It seems like an achievement.”

Her fan following in Tamil Nadu is one thing that also amazes her. “I’ve shot at lovely locations like Tiruchendur and labored with wonderful individuals like Suriya and Ajith. My followers in Tamil Nadu nonetheless name me Meghna. I discover it loopy. I need to re-invent, recreate, and do one thing higher than ‘Meghna’,” says the star, who was just lately in Coimbatore to inaugurate a paediatric dentistry clinic based by Dr Shifa Samsudeen.

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