In 2013, Rajkummar Rao had played the quirky Govind `Govi’ Patel in Abhishek Kapoor’s ‘Kai Po Che!’, the screen adjustment of the Chetan Bhagat smash hit, ‘The 3 Mistakes Of My Life’, that had its reality debut at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival.
Presently, his up and coming film, Amit V Masurkar’s dark parody “Newton” will have its own particular debut at the prestigious fest on February 10, screened in the ‘Global Forum of New Cinema’ section.I couldn’t go the last time and am truly anticipating going to it this time,” says a pleased Rajkummar who assumes the title part of the newbie government representative, Newton, attempting to lead reasonable races in what was previously a Maoist domain and still has some Maoist nearness.
The story, told over the span of a day, is set in the timberlands of Chhattisgarh and is described from Newton’s point of view. It’s a special subject bound with dark silliness and made with a considerable measure of passion.The on-screen character would like to meet some Hollywood stalwarts, including Meryl Streep, who was president of the primary rivalry jury at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival. I trust she will be there this year too so that some of her acting ability can rub off on me, says Raj, who shot in the thick woodlands of Chhattisgarh last February-March with no Wi-Fi or versatile network.
He lost his mom amid the film, returned for a day, and after that did a reversal to shoot. “It was troublesome yet with my mom’s gifts we’ve made it to such a prestigious celebration,” delights Rajkummar whose beautician Devika has as of now began arranging his outfit. “I think we’ll be there on the principal day itself so I ought to wear a tuxedo.
In the interim, I will request that the creators commend the event with a gathering,” giggles the performing artist who’s quite recently wrapped up the romcom ‘Behen Hogi Teri’ in Lucknow and will soon continue shooting for Namrata Singh Gujral’s ‘5 Weddings’ with Nargis Fakhri.