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I Used To Go Home And Lock Myself In For Hours: Rohit Pathak On Preparing For His Role In RGV’s Next


Rohit Pathak is the star of Ram Gopal Varma’s as-yet-untitled web series. In the web series, Pathak plays the main antagonist . He underwent rigorous training to look the part, in this crime thriller.  He was seen in pivotal roles in Tamil films Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru and Bakrid last.

Talking about locking himself up in a room to get into the skin of the character, the actor said, “It was very, very hard for me but I knew I had to prove myself as an actor. The preparation for this series was painful for me, emotionally. If I needed to get the praise of the audiences, I knew that I had prepare really hard to get into the skin of the character.”

It was tough to get into the right mindset for this role, according to Pathak, “It was not easy because I am not this evil person. I used to go home and lock myself in for hours and behaved like an antagonist trying to perfect a body language, posture and demeanour. No one should become this person. It has exhausted me completely. No one should have to go through this.”

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