08 Nov 2020 05:45 AM
MUMBAI: Headlining several iconic web-shows such as Four More Shots, TVF’s Pitchers and Tripling, critically acclaimed movies such as Ujda Chaman and Subh Mangal Zyada; actress Maanvi Gagroo is undoubtedly the country’s most loved OTT star. Four More Shots Please!, Season 2 in which she plays Siddhi, one of the four protagonists, recently got the best comedy series category nomination for the International Emmys 2020. The Amazon original also became the streaming service’s most-watched Indian original show of 2020. Basking in the show’s success and post lockdown blues, Maanvi Gagroo let her hair down in the latest episode of Filmfare Spotlight with Filmfare Digital Editor, Rahul Gangwani.
The extroverted and bubbly actress spoke about her personal journey through the variety of roles she has played. Talking about her confrontations with the need for body positivity, she says, “I never considered myself fat or not attractive until I began working in the industry. At the beginning of my career, many people told me how I am not skinny enough to play a lead actress or healthy enough to play a fat girl’s