Kalki Koechlin announces pregnancy; will opt for water birth
Bollywood actor Kalki Koechlin has revealed that she is five months pregnant with boyfriend Guy Hershberg. She also said that she would deliver the baby through water birth. In an interview with HT Brunch, the 35-year-old actor opened up about her pregnancy, saying, "I already feel changes in the way I react to things." Notably, Kalki was earlier married to noted filmmaker Anurag Kashyap.
When motherhood comes, it brings a new consciousness: Kalki
Opening up about how she is bracing herself for the impending motherhood, Kalki said, "I already feel the changes in the way I react to things. I am more deliberate, slower, more patient." "When motherhood comes eventually, it brings with it a new consciousness to your sense of person," she added, while confirming that she will continue working in films.
"I still want to work but it's less about rat-race"
Clearing her plans pertaining to work, Kalki commented, "I still want to work but it is less about the rat race and more about nurturing oneself through one's work. It becomes about infusing concentration and energy inward."
Hershberg is an Israeli classical pianist from Jerusalem
Coming to their relationship, Kalki had recently announced that she has been dating Hershberg, an Israeli classical pianist form Jerusalem. Earlier, the rumors of the duo dating each other were doing rounds after Kalki posted several photos of her with Hershberg on her Instagram. On one particular picture, Kalki put up the caption, "It's always a Sunday when I am with my favorite caveman."
Earlier, Kalki was married to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap; later divorced
To recall, Kalki was previously married to prominent filmmaker Kashyap. The two met on the sets of Dev D (2009). After dating for two years, the duo tied the knot in 2011, before calling it quits in 2013 and finally divorcing in 2015. However, even after parting ways, the ex-couple still share a good friendship, and recently collaborated for Netflix's Sacred Games 2.
Professionally, Kalki was last seen in 'Sacred Games 2'
On the work front, Kalki was last seen in Netflix's popular drama series Sacred Games 2. She portrayed the role of Batya Abelman. Separately, her latest silver screen outing was Gully Boy, which has now been selected as India's official entry for Oscars 2020.