Suhasini (Suhas) Joshi
Famous Film and Play actress from Thane.
Tell us something about yourself?
did B.A. in Philosophy, Psychology & Sanskrit
from University of Pune.
I have given 'Madhyama' examination in Classical Music
from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya.
Q. How did you come in this field of acting ?
A. In my college days I did acting in 4-5 dramas.
Then I realized my interest in acting. And I was not
interested in doing job in Bank or somewhere else.Then
I did Diploma in Acting (3 years course) from National
School of Drama (NSD) under Mr. E.Alkazi and I started
my career in 1972.
us something about some of your famous dramas, movies
A. I have participated in lots of dramas. The
famous ones are 'Gharoghari', 'Doctor tumhi suddha',
'Natsamrat', 'Agnipankh', 'Ekach Pyala', 'Kanyadan',
'Sakkheshejari', 'Barrister', Anandi Gopal', 'Prema
tuza ranga kasa'. I have done many Hindi and Marathi
movies out of which I liked my role in the Marathi
movie 'Tu Thithe me'. My current serials are 'Kimayagar'
on E TV, 'Ek dhaga sukhacha', 'Runanubandha' (Marathi),
'Dhadkan' (Hindi) on Sony. There is a new marathi
serial 'Sanj savlya' which will be airing from 19th
August.Other than these I have acted in many hindi
movies like ' Papa kehte hai, Aag, Aatank hi Aatank,
Chandani, Daddy, Josh, Tezab and many more.
How satisfied are you in your acting career?
A. I am completely satisfied about my roles
and love acting in dramas. But I am not fully satisfied
with my roles in films except "Tu tithe me"
as I did not got any challenging role in serials or
Q. What message would
you like to give a newcomer in this field?
is not simple as seen in the movies, it needs lots
of hardwork and talent. You are a learner in every
pace of your life and will get to learn more and more
from all the places you go and from all the people
you meet. Acting in one or two movies doesn't make
you a perfect actress but every movie or play teaches
you something new and this process will go on till
the end. In short I would say ' The well gets deeper
and deeper as you go on digging it'.
Tell us something about your achievement?
A. I got the best actress award for Marathi
feature film 'Tu tithe me' from Filmfare, Screen Videocon
and Maharashtra Government. Ch. Shahu Maharaj award
from Marathi Natya Parishad for contribution to the
theatre. I got best actress award from Natyadarpan
in 1983, 1977 and 1975.
Besides acting what are your other hobbies?
A. I train some young boys and girls at Gadkari
Rangayatan for dramatic courses. I am also an active
participant in Enviro Vision- Environment friendly
project.Other than this I also conduct some coaching
on acting for children in some educational institutes
if they ask for it.
Any message to the people of Thane?
A. Thane city has lost its cleanliness for
which It had own an award. Every person from Thane
should contribute for keeping the city clean. One
should throw unwanted things in dustbin only and should
not blame the municipal corporation for keeping the
Address: A1/ 15, Vandana Society, L.B.S.
Marg, Thane (W) - 400 604.
Contact No: 542 4021
told to Thaneweb.com