Toral Rasputra: 'Always wanted to play Anandi'

By Hindustan Times

MUMBAI, March 1 -- Slipping into someone else's shoes can be a daunting task, especially for television actors who replace a popular name associated with an iconic character. But Toral Rasputra who will replace Pratyusha Banerjee as Anandi on the hit show Balika Vadhu, couldn't exude more confidence.

Thrilled about bagging the role, she says, "I am on cloud nine right now. I am nervous and anxious. It's a great opportunity for me. I always wanted to play Anandi, from the time Avika Gor played the young girl to when Pratyusha took over. It's a like a dream come true. I have watched Balika Vadhu since it aired four years ago."

Toral reveals that she was so excited when she received the offer that she "didn't think twice". "I feel I got this role