#WeMissYouSush #1YearOfChhichhore.” Varun also recalled the film and posted a video. Would you be okay doing a film which you know won't rake in numbers but the idea is very close to your heart? My biggest takeaway is the theme of the film; that it is your desire and ability to chase your dreams that define you and not how the society perceives you. But as you bag different roles and work with different directors, you realize that you have to adapt based on the need of the story and character. I have been very lucky so far to bag different parts. Tune in today to stay updated with all the latest news and headlines from the world of entertainment. On Sunday, Shraddha, Varun and film’s director Nitesh Tiwari took to social media to post their feelings about the film, and remembered Sushant. 'The best is yet to come,' says Tahir Raj Bhasin and breaks into a smile. Your character Derek in the film initially has his emotions all bottled up inside him. The actor is also scheduled to feature opposite Thappad actor Taapsee Pannu in Loop Lapeta, an Indian adaptation of Tom Tywer's 1998 German hit Run Lola Run. What was your biggest takeaway from the film? Click on the “Options ”, it opens up the settings page. It’s a relevant film with a rather important message conveyed through an engaging narrative. He also attended acting workshops of Aamir Raza Hussain, a big theatre personality in Delhi. Q. Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin, who is gearing up for the release of Chhichhore, said that in his upcoming film he had to smoke 200 packets of cigarettes with organic green tea and basil, as his character is a chainsmoker. As much of a pause that we are in now, the upswing of this is going to be equally strong as and when things open up again. I watched it in the late ’90s when I was still in school and the whole concept of fractured time and a race-against-time template was very new when it was made. So, it’s been a mix of a little more rehearsal time and time to catch up with oneself, which if you are in the creative line of work — irrespective of whether one is an actor, writer or director — is an essential aspect that we often overlook because of our schedules. Slow-motion video shows what hitting a tennis ball on fire looks like, High-tension wires along elephant corridors in Bengal to be insulated, Telangana launches hunt for man-eating tiger that killed tribal. I had seen the original and I remember it blowing my mind. It's friendship which is the hero'. He said, "I don't want to be an actor whose films get good reviews and no box office, that I'm sure about. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our, Tahir Raj Bhasin trained in different sports for four months for Chhichhore, Tahir Raj Bhasin handles '83 Biopic pressure with preparation, First Published: 29 August, 2019 07:07 IST, Tahir Raj Bhasin on teaming up with Taapsee Pannu: Hope audience likes our chemistry. His cigarettes are a constant accessory in spite of being the college poster boy for sports. To be more specific, what's a successful actor to you? Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal Q. Katrina Kaif, Farhan Akhtar, and others who can be part of 'A Star Is Born' Hindi remake, When Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone indulged in a funny dance-off on 'Pinga'; WATCH, Harrdy Sandhu's birthday: Here are some interesting facts about the ace singer, Tahir Raj Bhasin appreciates Mahesh Bhatt's help in steering him in the right direction, Shraddha Kapoor shares emotional video in memory of Sushant as 'Chhichhore' clocks 1 year, Arnab Goswami avows 'I have never felt stronger' as he returns after 8 days in custody, Centre mulls legal action against Twitter over showing Leh part of J&K: Sources, ED busts Bineesh Kodiyeri's fake address companies; 'sends him to 14-day judicial custody', ‘You asked, how did I feel. So, I can't comment on what Navin said. A. The Telegraph caught up with the actor post his birthday on what he’s been doing during this time, the postponement of the release of his big film ’83 because of the pandemic and how the huge success of last year’s Chhichhore has changed things for him. For all these films, if the team works, the film works. I did not feel alone’: Arnab shares amid unprecedented support, One year of 'Chhichhore': Tahir Raj Bhasin remembers Sushant Singh Rajput; shares BTS pics, Tahir Raj Bhasin glad audience will experience '83' movie on the big-screen, A post shared by Shraddha ✶ (@shraddhakapoor), Tahir Raj Bhasin on working with Taapsee in ‘Loop Lapeta': "We will bring unique pairing on screen", Tahir Raj Bhasin's TB pictures from Egypt will make you want to plan a quick getaway. Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin took to Instagram to recall moments with Sushant Singh Rajput as their film, Chhichhore completed one year on Sunday. Covid pandemic offers a chance to construct better buildings for future. Well, the success of Chhichhore has ensured that the big studios and directors have started to look at me as someone who can go from being an anti-hero, in terms of the previous stuff that I have done, to be more in what would be, quote unquote, the hero space. I was exhausted after each training session. Tahir Raj Bhasin as DEREK Sushant died in Mumbai on June 14. What made it all the more daunting was that the character is based on one of Tiwari's closest friends from IIT Bombay. A lot of my friends have gone through that, either in academics or in love, where they faced a challenge and gave up. He wrote, "Thank you for all the love for Chhichhore. It's a nostalgic trip for them. Kolkata, Noida, Gurgaon, Covid reinfection confirmed in US man, second bout was more severe, Is 2020 the worst year for civilisation? Scroll down the page to the “Permission” section . Q. Lastly, with the kind of interesting projects you have in your platter right now, do you think this is your best phase as an actor? In Chhichhore, Derek is the cool guy on campus — swag walk and talk to effortless charm — who steers the story in a new direction. What is choice when religion decides all. Guys, Super excited for you to Meet ! Nitesh Tiwari's real life senior from engineering college. How do you define success? People at home have been viewing things on OTT platforms, they have been watching films. Here click on the “Settings” tab of the Notification option. Ever since your breakout turn in Mardaani six years ago, you have mixed it up, balancing a Chhichhore with a Manto. I have always been extremely health conscious and I have never smoked and don't encourage the habit of smoking," Tahir said. But will we? How has the massive box-office success of Chhichhore last year and the attention that came your way change things for you? It doesn't make it tougher. Bollywood actor Tahir Raj Bhasin took to Instagram to share some of the fondest memories of his last film Chhichhore in which he starred opposite late actor Sushant Singh Rajput and an ensemble cast.The Nitesh Tiwari directorial marked its first year on Sunday and many of its cast commemorated the film through their social media. Delhi, Mumbai, For a moment, without even making an effort in real time, you can get people to smile. Directed by Nitesh Tiwari of Dangal fame, Chhichhore is high on content and humour packaged so well that it stays with you for a very long time.”, Also read: Dalip Tahil: Before Kangana Ranaut passes personal judgement on her colleagues, she should also get a drug test done. "Derek, my character in Chhichhore, is a chainsmoker. Until, he bumps into Sushant's character and the burning spirit in him to achieve something rekindles. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hindu College, University of Delhi, and Master’s degree i… "I had to play the part on screen and look extremely convincing. Tahir Raj Bhasin moved to IIT-Bombay before Chhichhore shoot! Tahir essays the role of the legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar in the film which is set to release this Christmas. A pop up will open with all listed sites, select the option “ALLOW“, for the respective site under the status head to allow the notification. You had a ‘locked down’ birthday, but we did manage to see some cake on social media. But at the same time, I am as detached as I am after that period. Get the latest entertainment news from India & around the world. This is the beginning for me. In that way, it was great. The trailer hasn’t come out yet, so there’s no material out on the film. . Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Copyright © 2020 Mid-Day Infomedia Ltd. All Rights Reserved. A. Firstly, I think every actor has his own point of view. It's a different process for every role and that's the biggest learning that has come to me over the years. Recently, Sushant's 2019 release Chhichhore completed a year of its theatrical release. It's great and overwhelming because I have spent one year of my life working on this film. The most challenging sequence, he recounts, was the relay race where he was apparently required to compete with national-level runners. It’s a mix of a few things. Personally, for me, that transition happened before 'Mardaani' where I had given about a hundred auditions and got rejected. https://www.hindustantimes.com/bollywood/tahir-raj-bhasin-prays-for-sushant-singh-rajput-says-chhichhore-s-story-would-never-have-been-told-without-ssr/story-qFP6V7OTsGtczl8nHs5iNN.html, Tahir Bhasin prays for Sushant, expresses gratitude as Chhichhore turns 1, https://www.hindustantimes.com/bollywood/chhalaang-movie-review-rajkummar-rao-and-hansal-mehta-cross-the-luv-ranjan-hurdle-with-flying-colours/story-65hIh3yp2kKsTtPPCaA9GM.html, Chhalaang review: Rajkummar-Hansal cross Luv Ranjan hurdle without a hitch, https://www.hindustantimes.com/bollywood/diwali-special-this-year-we-will-stay-at-home-and-do-a-simple-puja-deepika-padukone/story-JIOSRdmFlmXghJZzPoSudP.html, This Diwali, we’ll stay at home, and do a simple puja: Deepika Padukone, https://www.hindustantimes.com/bollywood/shah-rukh-khan-s-daughter-suhana-shares-new-selfies-asks-if-she-looks-like-a-grown-up/story-iVxUaCtrDgOz7IMJy9zMhN.html, Suhana Khan shares new selfies, asks if she ‘looks like a grown-up’, https://www.hindustantimes.com/bollywood/adil-hussain-on-resuming-work-with-bell-bottom-it-was-a-very-mixed-feeling-to-go-out-and-shoot/story-xYGxm5xwWIvBVRmGcNUc4O.html, Adil Hussain on resuming work with Bell Bottom, Tahir Raj Bhasin prays for Sushant Singh Rajput, says Chhichhore’s story ‘would never have been told’ without SSR. They repackaged 200 packets of cigarettes with organic green tea and basil which when smoked looks exactly like cigarette smoke on screen. The goal is to reach a point where you become commercially successful and your name is enough to help a niche story to move forward. But for my role, I started smoking herbal cigarettes even when I was with my friends. A. What’s great is that if you have seen Run Lola Run and you come and watch Looop Lapeta, it will be cool because you will pick up references from the original. Q. ", Read | Tahir Raj Bhasin glad audience will experience '83' movie on the big-screen. All rights reserved. It happens to me every time. Q. That just adds to the aura of the film. I’ve been very unsuccessful at it. I think there is some unifying factor in knowing that this has not just happened to our film or to our industry... the whole world is on pause at the moment. 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I am looking at the positives in this... it’s a period film, so regardless of whether it comes out next month or a few months later or next week, it’s not going to look dated in any way.