Actor Arjun Kapoor says he does not pursue the idea of aggressively venturing into the streaming space because he is satisfied with the kind of work he now gets in movies.
Arjun’s last three movies – Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar (Amazon Prime Video), Sardar Ka Grandson (Netflix) and Bhoot Police (Disney Plus Hotstar) – have premiered on OTT, but so far he has not appeared in a single series. play. “I’m constantly shooting. The time pressure has been there that did not allow me to look for anything right away. At the moment there are offers coming to me, but I have to figure out what excites me,” the actor told PTI .
Arjun, 36, said he is hopeful of finding a strong other concept for his debut in the OTT space.
“What I’m going to do at OTT, I can not do in theaters. That, it has to be very specific. It has to be different from what I’m after in movies … Sometimes you have to wait to find something exciting,” he added. .
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The actor is currently shooting for suspense drama The Lady Killer with Bhumi Pednekar. The film, directed by Ajay Bahl of Section 375 fame, is filmed about Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. “I started shooting for a special script The Lady Killer. I’m so excited about it. It was great to work with Bhumi and Ajay sir. It’s very visceral and real,” said the actor.
His other projects include Mohit Suri-directed I Villain Returns.
The actor is ready to film for both films and is looking forward to the reaction of the audience. “Villain Returns is also a true Mohit Suri musical action thriller. It has all the attributes of being a big screen entertainer. It is a well made and well executed film. “Mohit has worked very hard to present me in a different way, so I’m really interested to see how people react to it,” he said of the film, starring John Abraham, Tara Sutaria and Disha Patani. .
Without revealing details about Kuttey’s plot, Arjun said the film is set in the same “environment” and has a tone similar to that of Vishal Bhardwaj’s Kaminey. “All I can say is”Baap ne Kaminey banai thi bete ne Kuttey banai hai‘(Father made Kaminey and son made Kuttey),’ said the actor.
“If you enjoyed Vishal Bhardwaj’s Kaminey, I’m sure you’ll be entertained by Aasman’s Kuttey. It’s in that malice, that tone and madness,” he added. Kuttey also has Tabu, Konkona Sen Sharma, Naseeruddin Shah, Radhika Madan, Kumud Mishra and Shardul Bhardwaj.