This is what Vicky Kaushal learnt from Shah Rukh Khan about acting

Kaushal refers to himself as a director's actor.

This is what Vicky Kaushal learnt from Shah Rukh Khan about acting
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Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal is busy promoting his upcoming OTT film, ‘Govinda Naam Mera.’

The genre is the road less travelled for Kaushal ,but he isn’t worried about the fate of the movie.

During an interview, he divulged ‘a very interesting’ acting lesson that he comprehended from Shah Rukh Khan.

He also spoke about his upcoming film Govinda Naam Mera adding that it is is a ‘very new’ world he tried to inhabit as a performer and something he has ‘never done before’.

This is what Vicky Kaushal learnt from Shah Rukh Khan about acting
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In an interview with news agency PTI, Vicky said, “It’s (world) really something very, very new that I have attempted… Eventually, it is about adding the grammar of the director’s vision to your process. That precisely is my process or at least a very integral part of my process. I learned a very interesting thing from Shah Rukh Khan sir. He told me there is always a grammar attached to every film and it comes with the director, what vision he has. It is important to understand the grammar that the director is coming with and my job is to fully suspend myself.”

The ‘Uri’ actor also remembered learning from SRK the trick to ‘convincingly exemplify a character.“I learned a very interesting thing from Shah Rukh Khan sir. He told me there is always a grammar attached to every film and it comes with the director, what vision he has. It is important to understand the grammar that the director is coming with and my job is to fully suspend myself.”

In ‘Govinda Naam Mera,’ Vicly portray the titular character of Govinda Waghmare, a struggling choreographer who’s fed up of his bullying wife Gauri (Bhumi Pednekar), and managing girlfriend Suku (Kiara Advani), who wants to marry him. It’s all fun and games until he discovers that he may end up losing his inheritance, the ancestral bungalow in which he lives and what follows is a thrilling set of events.

Speaking about ‘Govinda Naam Mera,’ Vicky added, “For me, this film is like my debut film because this is something I’ve never done before. It’s only been seven years, but still I have not done anything like this before. It’s a big test, it is like my first film. It might or might not work for me as an actor, and I’m really excited for that… as excited, I was for Masaan.”

‘Govinda Naam Mera,’ is directed by Shashank Khaitan and includes actors Renuka Shahane, Sayaji Shinde, and Dayanand Shetty. The movie will stream on Disney+ Hotstar from 16th December The film is jointly produced by Viacom18 Studios, Dharma Productions, and Shashank.

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