Sharad Kelkar and Akshay Kumar overtook everyone with their transgender act in the recently released horror-comedy Lakshmi. While the film received a mixed response, while most of the reviews turned negative, Kelkar and Kumar’s performances were widely praised.
In an interview with Items, Sharad Kalkar spoke on the film and about his experience working with Akshay Kumar. He shared, “It was a great experience. It was my second film with Akshay Sir and he was generous and kind to me. They were looking for an actor for this special role and many actors turned down the offer when a few big ones Names were rejected by the production house. “
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He added, “Then Akshay Sir proposed my name because he was impressed with my work in Housefull in. So both Raghav and Akshay Sir finalized me.”
“He told me to get ready for the role right away. I was a little upset but I got ready and after seeing me in the get-up, he immediately gave me the final look,” said Sharad, referring to first-time director Raghav Lawrence. Was and said he made the right decision to cast me for the role. “
Talked about playing Transfer for the first time and thank you for what you learned about that community Lakshmi“I used to have different opinions about transgender people. Not only me but the society has been treating them differently for many years now, so I was in that position too. But I think after doing this film, my There is a lot of respect for them. “There are men, there are women but there is a mixture of transgender people, so I think they are very developed.”
On the work front, Sharad Kelkar will now be seen in Ajay Devgn starrer Bhuj: Pride India f India.
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