I like horror genre a lot: Konkona Sen Sharma

Added by harini on Mar 08, 2013

Actress Konkona Sen Sharma, who is making a comeback on big screen after giving birth with horror movie ‘Ek Thi Daayan’, said that she accepted the movie because she loves the genre.

“Right now, it's ‘Ek Thi Daayan’. I think one (film) is a lot for now. I like the genre a lot, I am drawn towards it personally because I also kind of believe in everything,” said Konkona Sen Sharma to IANS.

The actress said that she was very excited about the movie.

“I am really excited about it. I hope the audiences also accept it,” she said.

Konkona Sen Sharma was present at the launch of the TV series ‘Ek Thhi Naayka’ made for the promotion of the film.

‘Ek Thhi Naayka’ is an eight-episode TV series directed by Kannan Iyer, who has also directed the movie. The show will go on air on March 9.

When asked, which a stronger medium - TV or films, is Konkona said: "TV and films are two different mediums. I don't think it's really fair to compare. Television has its own pros and cons. Films have their own issues. But I think both are very powerful medium. That's the most important thing today."

Along with Konkona Sen Sharma, ‘Ek Thi Daayan’ also stars Emraan Hashmi, Kalki Koechlin and Huma Qureshi.

The movie tells a story about a magician, played by Emraan Hashmi, and a witch. Who among the three lead actresses’ plays a witch has been kept a secret.

The movie is scheduled to release on April 18.

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