Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit, whose streaming movie `Maja Ma` released recently, is chuffed with the response so far to the film. The actress is playing the role of a lesbian in the film, and making a statement on the new-age brave content from Bollywood, she shared her thoughts on the subject.
Excited about the response that the movie has been receiving, Madhuri Dixit shared: “Maja Ma` proves that the era of boxing people and characters is over. Pallavi`s sexual orientation is just one of the many facets of her identity. She is much more than that – a brilliant dancer, a doting mother, a friend and above all, a human being who can inspire others around her.”
Further talking about the arc of her character in the film, the actress said: “The storyline depicts a journey of evolution and Pallavi`s character showcases that journey with a myriad of emotions and feelings a” ranging from confusion, fear, to acceptance and courage to accept one`s own true identity. This movie is about love, family and acceptance, but all of it is said without being preachy. In a way, Maja Ma encourages people to not be judgmental and embrace others for who they are,” she added.
`Maja Ma` is currently streaming on Prime Video.