Mallika Sherawat, who isn’t seen on the big screen too often, has been interacting with some international celebrities. While she has been meeting people like Barack Obama and others, she recently met the Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro in Los Angeles.
Producer/Director Guillermo del Toro, who is known for his dark fantasy films, won two Oscars, the Best Picture and Best Director Award for his film The Shape Of Water at the 90th Academy Awards. The two celebrities spent a lot of time discussing about films at length with the filmmaker revealing his love for Bollywood films to the beautiful diva. The filmmaker was introduced to Bollywood films by his wife who also loves Bollywood musicals with all the song and dance. He further went on to express his wish to make his Bollywood debut with a musical film.
Mallika, who has been in love with the filmmaker’s work, ever since she first watched his film Pan’s Labyrinth, was in awe after watching the recently released Oscar-winning film The Shape Of Water which also is one of her favorites. She asserts that it was an unforgettable moment to meet him.
When asked Mallika about her experience meeting with Guillermo, she says, “I have been a huge admirer and in love with his work ever since I watched Pan’s Labyrinth and have become his fan ever since. I had the opportunity to meet him. He expressed his love for Bollywood cinema and the fact that he would love to do a Bollywood musical someday. Meeting and discussing films with him is like a dream come true and one of the most memorable experiences I am going to cherish.”