The announcement of Sohum Shah doing a movie or series is a reason enough to send fans into meltdown. From his debut in Ship of Theseus to his performance in Tumbbad he has always had the fans on their toes and now he is all set to play the role of Lalu Prasad Yadav in his next.
Sohum’s preparation for his roles has been a work of wonder and a source gives an insight into how Sohum manages to bring the character’s persona to life. The source reveals, “Sohum Shah uses first-hand experience to bring the role of a politician in Maharani to life. Being someone who hails from a small town he has always closely followed the life of MLAs and other politicians closely and moreover he has been watching videos of lots of politicians lately. His dedication to get into the skin of the character he is playing is what makes his performance noteworthy.”
Sohum’s role as a politician has already excited the fans. Playing the role of Lalu Prasad Yadav who is one of India’s most famous and well-known politicians is no mean feat and has been preparing for it and will surely ace it like his other performances in the past. He has also gained 12 kgs for the role and grown a mustache to bring more authenticity to the character.
Sohum Shah also recently worked on training himself for the role of a police inspector in the series Fallen which is helmed by Reema Kagti. He has said to be observing policemen up close picking up their walk of walking, talking, working, etc.
The Tumbbad fame is all set to deliver yet another great performance in his upcoming web series Maharani which is of the political genre. He will also be seen in Excel Entertainment’s Fallen, meanwhile, his film Big Bull is out and already winning over audiences.