Following his success on tv, actor Dheeraj Dhoopar has turned his consideration to the online platform. But he might face an enormous problem: OTT is all about freedom of expression, which additionally entails sturdy language and nudity at instances.
Ask him if he ever wonders how his TV-watching household viewers react to him doing that? Or will this thought affect him whereas deciding on future tasks?
“I always believe that if the script demands something, I’ll always be ready for it, regardless of the medium — TV, films or OTT. We gain an advantage on the web with creative freedom, and show the real world, as realistic it is. I am looking forward to working with a great team on OTT,” says the 36-year-old.
However, he asserts that he received’t take up something and all the pieces that comes his approach.
“I will not do OTT or films for the sake of it. Right now, I am doing a great job on TV. If I get something as great on this on the other two mediums, then great. Otherwise I am very happy with TV, they know me, give me love and respect. TV is something which has made me, and I am proud of it,” provides the actor, who has been part of fashionable reveals comparable to Sasuraal Simar Ka, and is at present in talks for an internet venture.
Lastly, Dhoopar responds to the notion that TV is primarily a medium for feminine actors as a result of it’s largely watched by ladies.
“I don’t think TV is a women’s medium nowadays. My character in my current show, he is extremely popular, it is hard for me to believe it is only women oriented. I have always got characters which are a benchmark for other male actors. I am grateful I have got to work with great directors and producers on television. I hope it will go on,” he ends.