Actress and model Ritu Shivpuri daughter of deceased actress Sudha Shivpuri, was seen in several movies like AANKEHN, HADH KAR DI AAPNE, HAM SAB CHOR HAIN, LAJJA, SHAKTI: THE POWER and many more. She was last seen in the year 2006 in a film IK JIND IK JAAN. Post which Ritu has made her comeback after a decade with Anil Kapoor Starrer 24 season 2.
When asked Ritu about her sabbatical of 10 years Ritu said, “I got married and was taking care of my kids. Being a mother is itself a full time job. I choose not to take up work as I wanted to be with kids and now as they have grown I want am back to work with Anil Kapoor's 24 Season 2.”
On being asked about choosing television as a medium for comeback Ritu added, “Why not? Today television itself is a huge medium and what better than being with Anil Kapoor. 24 is an international series and the response for season 1 was immense. When I was approached I readily gave a nod for the role.”
Talking about the role she opined, “I play a forensic lab doctor. It's indeed a nice role and I did research for it. I can't say it's a cameo. I will be present as and when required.”
As Ritu has made her comeback with television we asked her any more projects in pipeline to which she averred, “Yes, I have signed a movie and I am quite happy to be back in movie. I can't revel much now I world want the makers to announce it soon.”
As Ritu has been part of this industry for a long span on being asked about the changing trend of the industry what does she have to say? Ritu opined, “The change is drastic and is for good. Things are quite streamline now and very professional. I see so many young actors working hard.”
Welcome back Ritu!