Actor Vicky Kaushal has an interesting line-up of films, with his horror flick Bhoot Part 1: The Haunted Ship releasing later this month. He will begin shooting for Takht too from February. It is now being reported that he will train for four months as prep for his new film, The Immortal Ashwatthama.
Vicky Kaushal to muscle up and learn jujitsu to play the Mahabharata Character
As per a report by Bollywood Hungama, Vicky will undergo four months of training for his role in The Immortal Ashwatthama. The actor will train in mixed martial arts. He will be learning Israeli martial art Krag Maga and Japanese martial art, Jujutsu. Vicky is also to muscle up in order to play the immortal Mahabharata figure. He has a muscular look in this film. For Uri, he had gone up to 90-95 kg. This time, it will go up to 105-110 kg.
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For the uninitiated, Ashwatthama was born with a jewel on his forehead that gave him protection against hunger, thirst, and fatigue. He was powerful and strong but egoist and arrogant owing to his immortality. The film aims to reiterate pages from the history and narrate the significance of the least written about character in Mahabharata. The film will begin production in mid-2020.