Mumbai: Model-actress Aeshra Patel was in tears upon seeing ‘English Vinglish’ as she could relate to Sridevi`s character`s struggle with the English language.
Aeshra came to Mumbai from a small village situated on the outskirts of Vadodara, and faced tough times in Mumbai as she couldn`t speak fluent English. She studied in a Gujarati medium school.
She came to Mumbai with dreams in her eyes like lot of aspirants, and featured in advertisements. But her English woes often posed problems, said a source.
When she saw ‘English Vinglish’, she could exactly relate to the character played by Sridevi, and now desires to meet the Sridevi in person to compliment her on the performance.