Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke: Shaheer Sheikh reveals how he relates to his character Abir
Shaheer Sheikh talks about what made him say to Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke, how an actor's life is not just about glamour, and more.
Shaheer Sheikh is one of Indian television's most loved actors and he is after all highly appreciated for all the shows he has done so far, and continues to be loved just as much. The actor, while talking to a daily revealed how people always choose to look at the glamorous side of an actor's life and often ignore the hard work that they out in. He also went on to say how they shoot for long hours in the heat, do night shifts, and a lot more. Adding further, he said how when someone works hard to get what they want, they enjoy it but it is not the same when it is handed to you.
Meanwhile, he also got candid about Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke and revealed how it wasn't the first show that was offered to him after Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali but he wasn't very keen on getting back to on the screens so soon. However, he added how it was Rajan Shahi's (sir) narration of the character that had him agree to the role. He also went on to say how it was his approach to his work and not the mere storyline that he loved. Also, he went on to reveal how he saw a lot of himself in the character, right from his attitude in life to the ideology.
Shaheer has been on the tube for a long time now, however, he went on to admit how he doesn't like seeing himself on TV since that makes him very critical of himself. But, he also added that he liked watching Salim Anarkali as that made him feel he has achieved something.