She came from the hometown Hyderabad of Waheeda Rehman. She had a common guru in Waheeda Rehman. This FTII student, with her middle-class girl-next-door image, enthralled the audiences from her stature. I didn't want people to get an impression that the anchor was not conversant with the language, says the yesteryear actress who gave such hit movies as Gharonda and Chitchor and is now seen on the small screen off and on. She says she loved working in funnies like Anahoot, Rum & Cola, Naya Zamana and Thoda Khatta Thoda Meetha.Her most intense roles include two opposite Kiran Kumar in Daddy and Humrahi.