Vikrant Massey marked his debut within the Hindi movie business with Vikramaditya Motwane’s lyrical love story, Lootera in 2013 the place he performed the hero’s greatest buddy. He went on to look in multi-starrers akin to Dil Dhadakne Do and Lipstick Under My Burkha and continued to shine vivid in them. While he had already proved his mettle with these tasks, it was A Death In The Gunj in 2017 which established him as a number one man. With Chhapaak that hit the screens early this yr and the not too long ago launched Cargo, Massey has come on his personal because the driving drive behind a story.
The actor who’s trying ahead to a packed slate has not too long ago bagged the lead function in ace cinematographer and director Santosh Sivan’s subsequent, the Hindi remake of 2017 Tamil motion thriller, Maanagaram. According to producer Shibu Thameens, Massey can be seen enjoying a younger offended man within the movie, a task that’s utterly completely different from something that he has accomplished up to now.
Talking in regards to the large venture, Massey says that working with Sivan is a dream come true for him. He reveals that it was a fairly surreal second for him when he acquired a name to be part of the movie. “When I got the first call, for a day, I didn’t believe it was happening at all. I had a wide smile on my face for a week because Asoka is one of those films that I watch every time it airs on the television,” he shares.
As he appears to be like ahead to beginning capturing, the actor believes that his accountability has elevated now that he can be shouldering Sivan’s dream venture. “Now, it’s my responsibility to deliver; an actor’s job today is to be worth his audience’s time and money, regardless of the screen size they are watching him on. The budgets of my films have changed and so, the stakes have risen. But I won’t change my approach of surrendering completely to my character and director,” he says.
Known to be a shape-shifter, the versatile actor is bound to carry a component of freshness and grit to the desk. From being a profitable tv star to probably the most wanted actors in showbiz, his trajectory is one for the books.
Vikrant Massey, whose final launch was Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, has his palms full. He is at the moment selling his subsequent titled Ginny Weds Sunny and has Haseen Dillruba and 14 Phere lined up for launch.