Vicky Kaushal, who is currently basking in the success of his recently released film ‘Sanju’ which has garnered him a lot of praise, has again made the headline but this time due to his personal life.
After making his Bollywood debut with ‘Masaan’, Vicky has been riding high on success with films like ‘Sanju’ and ‘Raazi’ but the young actor is now reportedly said to be dating television actor Harleen Sethi. The two are said to have met through a common director friend, Anand Tiwari, and are currently enjoying their time with each other.
Meanwhile, on the professional front, Vicky will soon be seen in Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Manmarziyaan’ which also stars Taapsee Pannu and Abhishek Bachchan.
2/8Vicky Kaushal desires to be on a film set on his special day
When questioned about exactly did he expect from ‘Raazi’, Vicky averred that he always knew that the film would work at the box office. He said that he was blown away soon after reading the script. He added that he’s overwhelmed with the kind of reviews the movie has got and that people are sharing their feelings on social media after watching the film.
Talking about his experience of working with Alia Bhatt, the ‘Masaan’ actor said that he feels so blessed and happy to have worked Alia and Meghna both because they are incredible women who inspire him as well as others.
He further added that ‘Raazi’ has made his birthday special and he wants to thank the people who have seen it and are showering their love.
Revealing his birthday plans, Vicky opined that he’s going to be working. He is scheduled to leave for Serbia in the next 10 days to shoot for my next film, ‘Uri’. He has already started attending some workshops for it.
When asked if he has a birthday wish this year, Vicky professed that the wish remains the same every year and that is to be on a film set on his special day. And that’s the happiest place for him to be. It’s like paradise for him.
Vicky Kaushal is on a roll. He has quite a few projects lined up. Vicky further said that he’ll be shooting for ‘Uri’ for the next two months. Meanwhile, ‘Sanju’ releases on June 29, and ‘Manmarziyan’ will hit the theatres on September 7.
3/8Vicky Kaushal to reportedly essay an Army officer’s role once again in ‘Uri’
Vicky Kaushal is currently basking on the immense success that his latest release ‘Raazi’ has received. He essayed the role of Iqbal, a Pakistani Army officer who is married to an Indian spy played by Alia Bhatt. His role was extremely compelling and he totally got into the skin of the character, making the audience get swayed by his charm and excellent screen presence.
Now, after casting his magic spell through his stupendous performance in ‘Raazi’, Vicky is all set to don the hat of an Army officer once again in his upcoming film ‘Uri’. The movie which is based on India’s surgical strike on Pakistan occupied Kashmir, will be directed by Aditya Dhar and produced by Ronnie Screwvala under his banner.
Vicky is currently prepping for his role in ‘Uri’ where he is training every for 5 hours. He is also undergoing several training sessions for boosting his stamina, which includes obstacle training. Vicky revealed to a daily that he is also receiving gun training right now. The ‘Masaan’ actor further averred that he goes to gym and trains at the naval base in Cuffe Parade (in Mumbai) with Army men helping him get trained. He also revealed that he has to also undergo a physical transformation where he is required to gain some weight.
The movie is said to go on floors soon.
4/8Vicky Kaushal: Lesser known facts
Vicky Kaushal is a promising Bollywood actor, who managed to woo critics and audience alike with his debut film ‘Masaan.’ Vicky is one of the most talented actors to have stepped into Bollywood last year (2015). His performance in the critically acclaimed ‘Masaan’ left everyone with nothing but praises for him. He then went on to star in ‘Zubaan’ and later, surprised everyone with his portrayal of a negative character in Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Raman Raghav 2.0’. Looking at where his career graph is headed, it won’t be long until Vicky is rightfully termed as the next big thing in Bollywood. Let’s take a look at five lesser known facts about the talented actor.
5/8Vicky Kaushal: Lesser known facts
Vicky Kaushal had given an interview for a job as a telecommunication engineer and had even got selected for it, but refused to take up the job to pursue his passion for acting. He said, “I had a job letter in my hand after completing my engineering in 2009, which I tore apart. I wanted to give the job interview because I knew that after this, nobody would take my interview in the film industry. Aur maine filmon mein dekha tha interview mein log tie lagake jate hain, hath mein file leke aur saamne se sawal puchhe jate hain aur applicant ke paseene chhoot jate hain. I wanted to live this episode.” We are so glad he followed his passion and chose to be an actor!