Sony SAB’s show Jijaji Chhat Par Koi Hai has won the hearts of fans with its stellar storyline and has managed to entertain the audience. The never-ending comical tussle between Jaldiram and the Jindal family has enthralled the audience. The show has also surprised them with its haunting scenes with a tinge of humour. Out of the cast of this show, the audience is very fond of Hiba Nawab, who is playing the role of Connaught Place (CP). He is being appreciated a lot, and he is also getting support.
In a candid conversation, Hiba Nawab reveals the secret of her double role. And how her performance got better with Jijaji Chhat Per Koi Hai:
Talking about his double role, he said, “I think this is an excellent opportunity for me as an artist to explore my limits and go beyond them and expand my horizons. My characters are entirely different from each other, and I am lucky to be a part of this show as it gives me the freedom to showcase my talent and perform in various aspects every day. It is helping me hone my skills as it is very challenging for me, and I like to do exciting work as an actor.
Regarding her technique, Hiba Nawab said, ‘I do method acting for CP. My technique is simple: putting myself in her place and then reacting in my way. Still, for mystery girl Chandra Prabha, I listen to the makers, directors and creative team of the show to improve my expressions and Let my acting be convincing to the audience.
Describing the experience of balancing the difference between her characters, she said, “To bring balance between these characters, I keep a few things in mind – the first thing is to come in two different looks. This is important and effective because both Girls’ styling is different. Secondly, their way of reacting should be different from each other. Chandra Prabha talks in typical Hindi poetry, while CP is the Delhi girl of today. She uses colloquial language in her vocabulary and is a fashion junkie. I act differently for these two characters and balance myself so that the difference between them is visible.’
She further said, ‘I am learning different aspects of acting every day for this role. And wing me to discover myself. I enjoy performing both these characters, and I believe that when you want the performance of your feelings, your best as an actor comes out. Since I have not done any mystery character before, it is challenging and exciting for me as it is rare for an actor to get such a role.