Ayushmann Khurrana Braces For “Excruciating” Transformation In Abhishek Kapoor’s Film
“Ayushmann will have to undergo a physical transformation for this role. It’s quite a challenge and he’s committed to it,” Abhishek Kapoor said in an interview
New Delhi: Ayushmann Khurrana’s new film sounds interesting. The 35-year-old actor will play the role of a cross-functional athlete in his new film to be directed by Abhishek Kapoor. Set in North India, the yet-untitled film will be a love story – the female lead hasn’t been revealed yet. Speaking to Bombay Times in an interview, director Abhishek Kapoor said that Ayushmann will have to go massive physical transformation for his role: “Ayushmann will have to undergo a physical transformation for this role. It’s quite a challenge and he’s committed to it.” Ayushmann and Abhishek Kapoor’s new film is all set to go on floors in October and will have a theatre release – though no release date has been assigned yet.
Describing the training procedure he will have to go through to achieve the desired physique, Ayushmann used two key words: “intense” and “excruciating.” Here’s what he told the publication: The process is going to be intense and excruciating, but I feel that the pain will be worth it.”