After giving so many versatile memorable characters, Rajkummar Rao now is all set to essay the role of a PT teacher for his upcoming movie Chhalaang. The film is directed by Hansal Mehta, Luv Films production and is presented by Gulshan Kumar & Bhushan Kumar. Produced by Ajay Devgn, Luv Ranjan and Ankur Garg.
On this the actor reveals that was a dramatics teacher at a school in Gurgaon, before his acting career took off. Rajkummar says, “The call center had just started coming up in Gurgaon and alot of my friends had joined call center jobs and I was not really good with language.”
Further adding on thinking about a way of earning an extra picket money, he shares, “So I thought what should I do everybody making extra pocket money I was in second-year college? Then I thought let me do what I love so I just joined the school called KV public school in Gurgaon sector 14 – then I did 1 play for their annual day function. I was there for 3 months then I focused on myself and learnt.”
Adding on why students love Rajkummar alot, “Students love me because we were pretty much their age. There was not really age difference, so they treated me like a friend,” he said.
Chhalaang stars Rajkummar Rao & Nushrratt Bharuccha in the lead, along with Saurabh Shukla, Satish Kaushik, Zeeshan Ayyub , Ila Arun and Jatin Sarna in pivotal roles. Which is all set to release on Amazon Prime Video on November 13.