India, Feb. 19 -- There might have been a lull in her work life, but things started looking up again in Sandhya Mridul's career since 2019, and the actor attributes it to the rise of OTT platforms in the country.

"Thank God that things have changed because actors like me were waiting in the wings. We didn't want to do the same stuff, we didn't want to be stereotyped," she says, admitting that it became quite tough at one point where "one was without work because one didn't want to make hay while the sun shines and keep doing the same kind of stuff".

Mridul, who has starred in web series such as Mentalhood and Tandav, says it is good to see so many actors, who were waiting for so long to get their moment in the sun, out today. "I am very h...