Classical dance training helped me in Bollywood: Esha Deol

Dubai, Aug 15 (IANS) Her training in Indian classical dance helped her in the Bollywood film industry rather than hamper her career, says actor Esha Deol.

"It is not a question of maintaining a balance (between classical and Hindi film dances). I think my training in classical dances has actually helped me in all the filmi jhatkas and matkas," the star of such films as "Dus", "No Entry", "Dhoom" and "Kaal" said in the course of a media interaction here Thursday.

Esha is here, along with her mother Hema Malini and sister Ahana Deol, at the invitation of the Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC), Dubai, for a classical dance recital to mark the India's independence day Friday.

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