Chidiyan Da Chamba Star Mehnaaz Maan Speaks on Embracing Complexity in Acting

Mehnaaz shares that the role of Chidi was a patiently awaited opportunity, marking her debut in both Hindi and Punjabi cinema.

Chidiyan Da Chamba Star Mehnaaz Maan Speaks on Embracing Complexity in Acting
Chidiyan Da Chamba Star Mehnaaz Maan Speaks on Embracing Complexity in Acting

In an exclusive interview, actress Mehnaaz Maan provides insights into her groundbreaking portrayal of Chidi in the film Chidiyan Da Chamba, revealing the intricate layers that define her character. Describing the role as a multi-faceted 'CHARACTER,' Mehnaaz emphasizes the depth embedded in her performance.

Mehnaaz shares that the role of Chidi was a patiently awaited opportunity, marking her debut in both Hindi and Punjabi cinema. Turning down numerous offers in search of the perfect role, she found in Chidi a medium to express the unspoken aspects of her own emotions. According to her, "I feel there's an unexpressed part of Mehnaaz, and when I heard the script, I knew Chidi is the character that will articulate the suppressed emotions of mine; that's all an actor craves for."

Discussing the film's impactful social message, Mehnaaz praises its resonance with diverse audiences. Eager to explore challenging genres, she assures her audience of a diverse showcase in her upcoming works. "I can guarantee to my lovely audience that they will see me working in films representing 'meaningful cinema.' Currently, I am seeking creatively shaded and challenging lead roles in thriller, action, drama, and romance."

Acknowledging the linguistic challenge of mastering Puadi, a regional language in Punjab, Mehnaaz reflects on the demanding schedule of balancing college classes with shooting. Undeterred by obstacles, she states, "The only challenge was balancing rigorous working schedules with my college classes. I had classes till the afternoon and then shot the rest of the day + night. It was a fulfilling experience because I am a workaholic; I love to keep myself busy in work."

Mehnaaz Maan's portrayal of Chidi not only conquers challenges but also delivers a performance that reflects suppressed emotions, resonating across societal divides. Chidiyan Da Chamba stands as a testament to Mehnaaz's dedication to her craft, bringing to life a character that transcends the screen and resonates with the hearts of viewers.