Tarana Raja: I’ve never regretted doing a Balaji show
Acting, hosting, radio-jockeying, dancing – what do you enjoy doing most?
I like doing it all. If you have tons of energy, you pretty much enjoy doing everything. I just cannot decide which one to focus on.
Does the lack of focus lead to problems?
It does. But it keeps me busy. It also doesn’t make me rely on any one stream of income. So you have ups and downs like everybody in the entertainment business has, but I usually keep myself safer by having that many different interests. Even if I may not have a show on the air, I would be still working…but that’s the good side. The flip side is that people sometimes get confused as to what to take you as – like a lot of people know me as RJ Tarana, and it’s a pleasant revelation (I hope) when they realise that I am also Neha from Bade Acche Lagte Hain. And the people who’ve known me as an actor all these years would have no clue that I am an RJ – unless they’re living in Mumbai. But I think of it as another dimension to me and it makes people happy. Click here to read more