"My mother is the one who recognized the dancer within me" - Shantanu Maheshwari | IWMBuzz

From being the most versatile dancer, actor and even making his mark in the anchoring genre, television's chocolate boy Shantanu Maheshwari has conquered it all!

“My mother is the one who recognized the dancer within me” –  Shantanu Maheshwari

The 28 year old who has also successfully gone International by taking his dance out of India and finding a niche for himself in the land of Hollywood as well, credits his mother for having recognized his dancing talent at a very young age, this mothers day! “My mother is the one who recognized the dancer within me! She helped me bring out that talent when I was just around 7 years old as far as I can remember. And she really ensured that I took it seriously and went for every dance class that she had enrolled me in.”

“She would come along with me for all those dance performances I used to participate in, help me carry my props back and fourth, cheer me on and encourage me to go forward and recognize my love for the art, and never give up! Eventually my passion for dance built up and I pursued it further after which my work got recognized. And that was the highlight for my mother! As it was actually her dream which got fulfilled, when she saw me dancing on the big stage!”. 

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