Shilpa is excited about her playing a lead role opposite Abhay Deol in her coming movie ”Junction”.
” For me, acting was always a passion and Khamosh Pani was the gate to Chak De, which has now given me a bigger platform, ” Shilpa said adding Director Shimit Amin cast her after seeing ”Khamosh Pani”.
When asked about her experience of working with veteran actors like Shah Rukh Khan and Kiron Kher, Shilpa said she was learning new things at every stage.
Shilpa, who got a hockey stick from her husband as a valentines day gift two days after she was selected, said, ” Chak De has imbibed within me the feeling of oneness and love for our National game. ” ” I had earlier no idea about hockey.