“We are stepping into a new era of digital content”- Nazia Haque Orsha
Popular television actor Nazia Haque Orsha first came into prominence with Lux Channel i Superstar. Since then, she has been consistently putting out remarkable performances on television. The talented artiste is currently busy with several productions. On a candid chat with The Daily Star, the actor shares her recent plans and more.
You are set to appear in Chorki original film "Networker Baire". Can you tell us a bit about it?
We worked on this production from November last year. This film is about friendship, exploring the bonds of friendship in past and present times. The film will tell us a story about four friends and it is a fantastic story. The film has every element of entertainment, directed by Mizanur Rahman Aryan, the film will present the audience with a fresh new perspective.
How was your experience working with director Mizanur Rahman Aryan?
I worked with Mizanur Rahman Aryan on his directorial debut, "Ami Tumi She". I acted alongside Arifin Shuvoo and Ishana in that production. Back then, he was a novice director but now he's an expert director who understands what the audience expects.
Aryan has a different style of storytelling, which is captivating. He knows what kind of stories the audience wants, the kind of story they expect to see on the big screen.
OTT platforms are gaining a lot of popularity these days, how do you see this change?
This is definitely a positive aspect of the entertainment industry. Media is an ever-changing form of entertainment, we've seen so many changes in the last few years. Now the online platform is presenting a new opportunity to broadcast different types of stories.
The web is a powerful medium and it has a different language to it. The viewing platform has also changed drastically, as the audience can watch these contents anywhere, anytime. The directors can maintain a sense of individuality while working on digital content. We are stepping into a new era of digital content. So far, we are succeeding.
What are the Eid projects you are currently working on?
Right now, I am working on an Eid project, shooting in Pubail. Directed by Golam Sohrab Dodul, I worked on an Eid special for Banglavision, titled, "Mastermind". I also worked on a Shokal Ahmed directorial scheduled to air during the Eid holidays. I am busy with several other Eid projects at the moment as well.
What are your future aspirations regarding acting?
Acting is my passion, my place of love. I've received much appreciation and love from the audience because of acting, and it will remain my place of comfort and passion in the coming days.
I am trying my best to put out my best work, I expect to be involved in more quality content. I aspire to indulge myself in different versatile characters. I believe, with powerful acting, you can win the audience's hearts.