Here’s how Akshay Kumar got into the skin of his character for the movie Gold.
Akshay Kumar starrer Gold has been creating quite the buzz ahead of its release. The movie will see Khiladi Kumar in the role of Tapan Das, an assistant manager of a pre-independence hockey team, whose aim is to get a gold medal for the country.
Recently, a behind-the-scenes footage was revealed by the makers which shows the fun and quirky side of the very disciplined and hard-working actor. The video starts with Akshay making light of his character Tapan Das while trying to get a shot right. We then get a glimpse of how the physical aspect of Akshay’s character was brought to life. We also see the star exchanging light banter with the director of the movie, Reema Kagti.
“I am playing Tapan Das, a Bengali, who is the Indian hockey team’s manager in the pre-Independence era. We added a mustache, a dhoti, with a jacket and a differently-styled hair-do for the character,” says Akshay, while talking about his role in the film.