Kai Po Che actor Raj Kumar Yadav says he finds it cathartic to work on 'mentally and physically challenging characters.
Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who debuted in Bollyood with Abhishek Kapoor's Kai Po Che!, won't be seen in the director's next film Fitoor due to date problems.
Actor Raj Kumar Yadav says he volunteered to do the naked interrogation scene in Shahid, based on the life of slain lawyer and human rights activist Shahid Azmi, as he wanted to feel the character's pain and humiliation.
No arguing that some specific surnames carry a certain amount of clout despite a rush of young actors from outside the industry who have taken Bollywood by storm in recent times.
Actor Raj Kumar Yadav, who will be seen nude in Hansal Mehta's Shahid, is not comfortable with frontal nudity but says he doesn't want to limit himself.
"I can't limit myself but I am not comfortable doing frontal nudity," Raj Kumar said.
He began his journey in the industry with Love, Sex Aur Dhoka and went on to do films like Ragini MMS and Shaitan, but actor Rajkumar Yadav feels popularity came his way only after the success of Kai Po Che!.
Kai Po Che actor Rajkumar Yadav is eagerly waiting to work with director Ajay Bahl in his next venture, which Yadav believes is a "different" project.
After the phenomenal success of Kai Po Che!, Disney UTV is producing a movie based on another of author Chetan Bhagat's bestseller Revolution 2020 - and has roped in Raj Kumar Gupta to direct the screen adaptation of the novel.
Veteran actor Manoj Kumar received the lifetime achievement award at the finale of the fourth edition of Jagran Film Festival, recently held in Mumbai.
Pakistan's entry to the Oscars in the Best Foreign Film category, Zinda Bhaag, ironically has an India connect - and in more than one way. The neighbouring country's Oscar entry - its first after 50 years - couldn't after all do without drawing on Indian expertise to make a mark.
After the success of Kai Po Che, filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor is busy working on Fitoor, which he plans to start shooting early next year.
He is just two films old, but actor Sushant Singh Rajput says he has already realised the power of cinema, and how it impacts the lives of people.