Actor Rajkummar Rao as soon as once more performs a relatable character in his upcoming movie, Chhalaang, and says there’s a demand for tales with actual characters. Within the Hansal Mehta-directed social comedy set in Haryana, he portrays the function of a PT trainer who initially does not take sports activities too critically.
“I used to be into sports activities. I did my education in Haryana, so I may relate to it. The PT trainer’s accent… there’s numerous nostalgia and enjoyable,” mentioned the actor.
“Audiences need to see actual characters. That is why new era writers and filmmakers are making movies about actual individuals and cultures. You have to have seen a man like Montu (his character inthe movie) in actual life. There’s a demand for such tales,” he added.
By means of the movie, he hopes individuals perceive the significance of bodily coaching.
“Faculty has many alternatives. Training is essential, however bodily health can be essential, particularly in right now’s time,” mentioned the actor.
“Chhalaang” reunites Rajkummar with director Hansal Mehta. “It’s such a pleasure to work with Hansal sir. It’s actually particular. Our first assembly was in 2011 and there was an on the spot connection. Since then we now have been working collectively. I am keen on him,” mentioned Rajkummar.
“Working with Hansal sir on this movie was completely different. It isn’t one of many severe dramas. Hansal sir understands humour effectively,” added the actor, who has delivered heavy-duty performances in severe Hansal Mehta directorials as “Shahid”, “CityLights”, and “Aligarh”.
Produced by Ajay Devgn, Luv Ranjan, Ankur Garg, the movie additionally stars Nushrratt Bharuccha, Saurabh Shukla, Satish Kaushik, Zeeshan Ayyub, Ila Arun and Jatin Sarna.
“The movie is with kids and about kids, which adults can even take pleasure in,” mentioned Ranjan, who feels that they’ve explored one thing completely different in “Chhalaang”.
“Sports activities movies usually have nationwide groups and massive occasions, however what about their origin? That begins in colleges. We now have seen motion pictures on coaches and gamers, however not a PT grasp. Introduction to sports activities at all times occurs by way of a PT grasp. That is the place the thought got here from,” he shared.
The movie releases on the eve of Youngsters’s Day, on November 13, on Amazon Prime Video.