A mother thrusts her child into the film industry at an early age and forces him to act the part of a little girl in films. Baby Kusum is a child star, a cute little girl. In reality, Baby Kusum is boy, masquerading as a girl. He was christened Jerry, and then named Master Jai for the movies. He and his mother Mary share a turbulent relationship. Once the boy reaches adolescence, he's a drug-abuser who has never been to school and spends all his time at home. As a youth, Jerry meets his dream woman, Nandini, causing another inner turmoil. Jerry is made to face the camera again as a young man, which leads to the final catastrophe.