Here’s what Bhumi Pednekar says on working with Akshay Kumar in ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ – The actress made her debut with ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’
Bhumi Pednekar set a benchmark for Indian film actresses in her debut film Dum Laga Ke Haisha when she became one of the first actors to sport an over-weight look as per the demand of the script. She went on to win the well-deserved Filmfare Award for best female debut for her performance making her the most sought after actors of the Bollywood Industry.
The actress stars opposite superstar Akshay Kumar in their upcoming film Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Bhumi always looked up to Akshay as an actor. She said, “When you are growing up, you always have a fixed notion of what a superstar would be like but Akshay sir was completely different. He is so down to earth and always punctual on set. Professionally, I wish I could adopt these habits from him”.
She went on to say, “Akshay Sir is so focused and professional. He completely dedicates himself during the filming process. He is a great example to have for newcomers like us. On set, he is filled with excitement and is so well-behaved. He believes in spreading happiness.”
The movie has hit the theatres this Friday.