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It got really bad: Deepika on fighting depression once again at Chhapaak sets

January 10, 2020 | 18:04 IST | CineBuzz |

Deepika Padukone went through hell and got back to where she is, blame her depression. It wasn’t easy for her to fight it for the first time, now, during the shoot of Chhapaak, Deepika Padukone had to go through it all once again.

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Deepika said in an interview that her depression “did spiral through the process of this movie (Chhapaak).” She added, “I needed to have my counsellor on the sets of the movie with me. It came out of my nowhere and I was also caught off-guard. I started feeling it coming on and I thought maybe I am just tired or it is the long hours. But then it got really bad and I started feeling claustrophobic. It was very tough for me emotionally. To think about those days and put myself emotionally through that…”

All these efforts are worth it as Chhapaak is running successfully on theatres now.