Actor Naveen Kasturia believes that “if you get great parts, you make people believe that you are good” and it’s this modesty on his half that’s evident in his work. The actor is on cloud 9 and having fun with the success of his newest internet collection Aspirants, however believes that he’s “super lucky that shows like Aspirants have come to me.” In a chat with indianexpress.com, Naveen defined that regardless that he actually loved the script of the present, it’s almost not possible to gauge how one thing will carry out. However, the success of the present has left him feeling “blessed.”
This was Naveen’s second collaboration on a TVF internet collection after Pitchers, which is alleged to be one of many torchbearers of the net revolution in India. “I was quite desperate to work with TVF. I liked the script and my part but again, it’s impossible to know how something will perform,” he shared.
Naveen Kasturia additionally acknowledged that he was fearful that some may examine Aspirants to Kota Factory. He shared, “In my head, I thought some beats are similar to Pitchers and though I haven’t seen Kota Factory, I felt like Kota Factory is also about the education system and people trying to crack an entrance exam. Those were the fears but I am very happy that people have loved the show so much. There are comparisons but only in a good way. There is something unique about Aspirants that people have loved. I wanted this to do well. I am very happy that people have loved the show.”
Naveen has been a presence within the internet house even earlier than the OTTs took over the Indian content material market and reflecting on his journey of the previous 5-6 years, he stated, “I’m not saying that if Pitchers had come today it wouldn’t have done well but when it came out, there were hardly any other shows (on the web) and it was a new thing for people to watch, a full-fledged web show on YouTube,” he stated.
The actor is all set to embark on his subsequent journey and this time, he’s taking part in a choose in a District Court within the MX Player collection Runaway Lugaai. Set in Patna, Runaway Lugaai is a comedy collection that stars Naveen Kasturia and Sanjay Mishra within the lead roles. “He shares a very unconventional relationship with his father (played by Mishra),” shared Naveen about his character. The plot of Runaway Lugaai has Rajinikanth Sinha, Naveen’s character, in search of his newlywed bride, who goes lacking quickly after the marriage. “He also evolves as a person. He comes out of the shadow of his father. It’s about his journey, his evolution. It sounds pretty intense right now but it is a light comedy. I think people are going to have fun while watching the show,” Naveen stated.
Naveen stated that one of many the explanation why he selected this challenge, was to work with Sanjay Mishra. He stated, “That was one of the reasons that I wanted to do this part. He is a legend.” He added, “When you are on set, even when you are not acting, you just learn so much by watching him. The way he approaches his parts, and the kind of ease he has while performing is something I need to learn. He doesn’t take himself too seriously. Everyone on the set was very fond of him. He was probably the most liked guy on the set. I really enjoyed working with him.”
Runaway Lugaai begins streaming on MX Player on May 18.