Indori Ishq actor Ritwik Sahore what does he have
Many will still remember Rithvik Sahore as the child of Dangal and Ferrari ride. But over the years, Rithvik has also managed to impress as a lead actor, and his projects like Flames, Lakho Mein Another short film The Twist. Rithvik is now all set to play the role of a new age lover in MX Original Series Indori Ishq.
Rithvik portrays the character of Kunal, the victim of an unfaithful relationship. The show is said to explore the rules of commitment in modern times, and how it differs for the two sexes.
Elaborating on that, Rithvik told indianexpress.com, “This love story is different, yet relatable. People deal with heartbreak in their own way. Indori Ishq shows how Kunal deals with it. I think it’s a beautiful mix of things. It is different in that it is pure, honest, brutal, real and all. I really enjoyed playing this character.”
Indori Ishq is a nine-episode drama directed by Samit Kakkar, also starring Vedika Bhandari and Asha Kulkarni. Its streaming is starting from today on MX Player.
In the show, Rithvik is playing the character of a cute boy who will do anything to get his love. But, the actor said that it does not mean that he agrees with his character in the show. “In the show, I am not myself. I am playing my character Kunal. And the story is based on true events. It is the true story of writer Kunal Marathe. So, to play my character with utmost sincerity, I have to take everything that is But I had to believe what she is doing. This is a life that has been lived and I have to portray it on screen. I have full faith in whatever Kunal is doing to win his love.”
Rithvik has been acting since almost a decade, he has played various roles in different genres. So, do his past characters have an imprint on anything new he’s done? “I don’t take anything from my previous characters. I learn from my mistakes or a scene that I could have done better or if I have learned a new skill that improves my acting. Otherwise, it is completely raw as every character is new,” he said.
Stating that the digital space gives actors the freedom to dig deeper into their characters, Rithvik said, “My inclination is towards films. But, the OTT space helps an actor to explore a character to its true extent because the maximum you can stretch a film for is three hours. The 10-episode long show helps us delve into its depth. So, in terms of acting, web shows really help in our performance. “
Rithvik has worked with names like Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi and Sakshi Tanwar. He shared that since he has not gone for formal training in acting, he learned a lot of the process by sharing screen space with him. “Everything I have learned about acting is through working with such great talents of our country – from being hardworking to being punctual, determined. I firmly believe that hard work and humility will take you places. And I have seen that in my co-stars, who are amongst the top actors in the industry at the moment. No matter where you reach, keep that fire burning inside you and keep working hard.”
Rithvik also has Flames Season 3 in his kitty.