What Caused Sanam Saeed To Shed Real Tears In The Movie 'Cake'?

Sanam Saeed breaks down in her recent interview!

What Caused Sanam Saeed To Shed Real Tears In The Movie 'Cake'?
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In the film 'Cake', Sanam Saeed essayed the role of a member of the central family, who is seen broken down several times when life's problems gave her a tough time. It was released in 2018 and was screened at international film festivals.

The same film was sent by the Pakistani jury for 'Oscar' in the foreign-language category but did not win the best film award.

The 2018-release was highly acclaimed for its story which revolves around a Sindhi family who gets into trouble in a big city. The film beautifully depicts small domestic problems of a family.

Earlier, Sanam Saeed had admitted that the story of 'Cake' was very similar to her real family life, but now she has admitted that she actually cried during the shooting of the film. But why actual tears? 

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In an exclusive interview with Mahira Khan for 'Mashion', Sanam Saeed spoke openly about social issues including personal life, professional life, and showbiz.

For the first time in a long program, Sanam Saeed openly told the story of her family and especially her mother's health and how she lost her due to cancer.


Sanam Saeed said that while she was shooting for 'Cake', her mother was battling with cancer.

The Zindagi Gulzar Hai actress shared that she had to leave her mother in the hospital and go to London for the shooting and in the same span of time, she was divorced.

According to the actress, due to other domestic issues including her mother's illness and divorce, she cried real while shooting the scenes of the film and her tears were not fake.

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The actress said that her parents had spent 34 years of their lives together and for the first time after her mother's death, she saw her father crying.

Sanam Saeed also became emotional while talking about her mother's illness and domestic situation. She also prayed that no one will ever lose their loved ones.

Meanwhile, Mahira Khan narrated an incident in which a friend's sister died and her father said that life and death are real but no father should ever be given a chance to bury his children.

In the long program, Sanam Saeed spoke openly about social issues in which women are suffering in particular, as well as professional life.


Earlier in 2018, Sanam Saeed had a talk with Samina Pirzada about her personal life and said that she got divorced a few years after her marriage.

According to the actress, she moved to Dubai after her marriage, where her life was ruined by being idle at home and later her marital health was also affected due to her mother's health.

She also admitted that she had a love marriage but the situation after marriage turned out to be contrary to her expectations. 


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