Huma Qureshi: Hugh Bonneville deeply enthusiastic about India, Indian politics
Huma Qureshi, who can be viewed screen that is sharing with Hugh Bonneville in Gurinder Chadha’s British-Indian historical drama film ‘Viceroy’s House’, says the British star is “deeply enthusiastic about India and Indian politics”.
“Hugh is wonderful and undoubtedly, he could be very talented. In the time that is same he could be very intelligent. Hugh is quite aware and abreast with world views, current trends… He would run into as someone that is deeply enthusiastic about India and politics that are indian” Huma told IANS.
The actress that is 29-year-old said that Bonneville — popular playing Robert Grantham in TV drama “Downton Abbey” — was very lovely to work well with.
“Hugh was very lovely to work well with and I also had lots of fun with using the services of international cast, and Hugh specially,” said Huma, an admirer of “Downton Abbey”, a show that she follows closely.
Chadha’s directorial “Viceroy’s House” is approximately the life that is inside of Viceroy’s House in 1947 through the Partition of India.
Huma feels the youth shall connect to the movie.
“I believe that today’s youth is extremely politically aware. I believe it started right from ‘Rang De Basanti’ time, when suddenly you saw lots of young adults, engaging with politics, current affairs in accordance with what exactly is happening on the planet,” Huma added.
She says the youth is extremely aware of national and politics that are international.
“The theme associated with film or what the movie is wanting to state Partition that is using as metaphor is extremely valid in the present time,” she added.
The “D-Day” actress says that the movie will be based upon plenty of facts and events that are historical but there are lots of characters which are fictionalised.
“‘Viceroy’s House’ is founded on large amount of facts and historical events through files that have been de-classified by the government that is british few years back, and plenty of information and politics in regards to the Viceroy’s House type of originate from there. But there is a a big angle that is human it and lots of characters are fictionalised.
“This is certainly why is the movie additionally the story more enduring.”