Interested in blogging for timesofindia. We will be happy to have you on board as a blogger, if you have the knack for writing. Just drop in a mail at toiblogs timesinternet. Mansi Dutta caught up with the couple to talk about their experience shooting the film, their journey in Bollywood, upcoming films, and lots more!
I was excited when Mohit Suri director first narrated the script.
Yes, there were apprehensions of being able to pull it off but I think I had the correct director for it. It was the toughest so far. To portray anger as
Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating emotion with the kind of intensity that was needed for the character. Most of Mohit Suri scenes Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating either post crime, pre-crime or while crime.
So getting the emotion right was important. And with him being at the helm, I knew I was going to be okay. He knows his work. It helps to have him around. Sometimes, I remember for action continuity, or to get all warmed up for an action scene, before giving a close-up or saying a dialogue, I would do push-ups.
There are times when you come so relaxed to the sets and need to go all out. He gets Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating out of your comfort zone to stretch your boundaries.
And what comes of it, eggs you on. You realize your capabilities and push your limits. I was modeling for an ad agency called Elite in Delhi, where I auditioned for a film Adlabs productionwhich brought me to Bombay.
It was to be directed by Anubhav Sinha. This 7 years back. To cut a long story short, for whatever reasons, the film never took off. But I decided to stay back in Bombay and learn about film-making to better my craft. That is how assistant direction happened.
Aashiqui 2however, turned around your career. How do you look back at it?
I feel like I have actually had the best start. At the same time, I know I have to work a lot harder. Would you rather pick varied roles for the fear of being typecast in a certain image or stick to a genre of your forte?
I want to be as versatile as I can. If you look at some of the most successful actors today, Priyanka Chopra, for instance, is truly versatile as an actor. In recent times, Ranbir Kapoor has done some great work. I
Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating to Bombay through a competition. I got selected even as an AD through a competition. I feel none of us treat it as a burden any more. The pressure is Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating come out convincing in each of our performances.
There are people Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating will criticize you for the sake of it and somewhere you too are aware of your weaknesses. I take criticism as healthily as I can but not believing all it.
My biggest critic is Mohit Suri. He tells me things straight on my face. Hopefully it will reduce their criticism.
The script and the director are key. So may be any of his films. But if I had to pick one, it would be Ram Leela. Growing up, I always wanted to play a fighter. Were you apprehensive of picking a negative role? Siddharth malhotra and shraddha kapoor dating difficult was it playing a dark character? Which have you enjoyed working on, the most? How did films happen?
Does competition bother you? How do you deal with criticism? How do you choose your films?
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