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Sushant Singh Rajput has made foray into
bollywood with Rock On director Abhishek Kapoor's Kai Po Che based on Chetan Bhagat's book The
3 Mistakes Of My Life. After quitting his TV show in October 2011, Sushant lay
low for a while to prepare for his film debut. He chose to do the ground work for his lead role as
Ishaan in this film. After he left Pavitra Rishta he rejected 7-8 films offered to him and waited for the
right choice. Sushant was also offered Aashiqui 2 from the bhatt camp before the role went to
Aditya Roy Kapoor." Apart from Aashiqui 2, he also let go a three film contract
with Yash Raj Films which also included Aurangzeb with Arjun Kapoor. "He
was under a two film
contract with UTV. And thus couldn't bag these lucrative offers. Prior to offers from the Bhatt camp and Yash Raj banner,
Sushant was approached for a Hollywood project.
"The film was about
female foeticide but he did not like the script. His priority is not about having a break and making money. But Sushant is excited by quality work. Sushant is
not keen on doing hero-centric roles. He is ready to do any role as long as it's
Best friends Ishaan
(Sushant), Omi and Govind young, ambitious and
restless are trying to make a mark in the India of the early 2000's. These are
exciting times a new
millennium has just
dawned, India's a nuclear power and ostensibly shining a perfect place for
the 3 Ahmedabad boys to start a business that could
be their ticket to fame and riches. In a country where
cricket is religion, they hit upon a brilliant plan to
start a training academy that could produce India's
next sporting superstars! What follows is without
doubt the greatest
adventure of their lives, as they attempt to navigate the big hurdles in the path
of fulfilling their dreams. Based on Chetan Bhagat's
bestselling novel "The 3 Mistakes of My Life", Kai Po Che (meaning a triumphant yell in
Gujarati) is an unforgettable ode to
friendship and the magical moments one shares with
one's closest pals
watching cricket matches together, strategizing on
how to catch the attention of the cute neighborhood
girl, being there to watch each other's back in troubled times and to celebrate one's successes by screaming "Kai Po Che"! Sushant plays the character of Ishaan, who is
quite myopic but good at heart. The character of Ishaan in the movie is a big fan of cricket and
dreams of opening a
Sushant has tried his best to step into 'cricket mode' and
enact his character well. And succeeded too. Aamir Khan praised him after watching KPC.
The movie was a hit. The 1st 2 weeks box office collection was 45 crores.
Sushant's next venture is an YRF Film which name is
not finalised yet. He will be seen opposite to Parineeti Chopda.
Shooting is completed. Expecting date of release
is 13th september,2013.
Sushant will be seen
playing parallel lead in Rajkumar Hiran's Peekay along with Aamir Khan and Anushaka Sharma. The film will be released on 25th November. The film
is reported to be a political satire, with Aamir playing
P.K., an alcoholic social crusader. The film's title,Peekay, echos Aamir's
character's name as well as his drinking habits. Sushant's character is yet
to be known.
Now the latest Buzz is that Sushant may replace Hrithik Roshan in Shekher Kapoor's much
hyped project PAANI.
Aditya Chopda has
Sushant for the lead of Paani after Hrithik's leaving. This is also an YRF project. The film will be released on 2014.
And now it is confirmed that he will do Abhishek Kapoor's next film which is produced by Ekta Kapoor!
1. Lux with Ankita Lokhande.