Shahab Ali on his struggle to break out of the antagonist stereotype | Web Series

Shahab Ali, who gained reputation taking part in the antagonist in the net present, The Family Man, reveals he has nonetheless not signed his subsequent venture. With solely villainous roles coming his method, the actor fears being typecasted.

“It is absolutely unhappy that individuals are approaching me for related sorts of roles. I simply hope that somebody sees versatility in me, and provides me a distinct type of function. I’ve finished all kinds of appearing type from practical to bigger than life in theatre,” Ali tells us.

He continues, “People appreciated my function of Sajid in The Family Man, but when I hold doing related sorts of roles, they may really feel that that is all he can do. But the drawback isn’t with me. I need to do totally different sorts of elements.”

The Delhi-based-actor stresses that he can’t assist if nobody is providing him the function, or he’s not even getting a possibility to audition for one thing totally different. “It isn’t in my hand. I wouldn’t have a godfather in the trade, or anybody to information me. All I can do is hustle and search for work,” he mentions, revealing that he has waited patiently for one thing to come his method after the net present, which additionally stars Manoj Bajpayee.

“I’m nonetheless ready. I don’t have something in the pipeline proper now. I’m hoping one thing will come as a result of I do know it takes time in the trade,” he shares on an optimistic be aware.

The Delhi-based actor, who offered kites, crackers and even washed bikes earlier than changing into an actor, has definitely come a great distance. Ali just lately gave his followers a sneak peak into his life and struggle on social media, which garnered quite a bit of consideration.

The actor confesses that getting private about his journey was not simple in any respect. “I used to be scared of sharing issues about my background and my household. This was the first time I opened up, considering that it doesn’t matter if individuals choose me as a result of of my background. But I by no means imagined it will go viral. What I’m at this time is as a result of of my robust childhood. I’m proud of my journey,” he provides.

Now, Ali’s objective is to purchase a brand new home for his household. “I I really feel that I’ve modified my life, however haven’t been in a position to change the life of my household. They are nonetheless residing in the similar space, with the similar issues. When I come again to Trilokpuri in Delhi, the place I stay, I really feel like nothing has modified right here, and really feel like I’m residing a twin life,” he indicators off.

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