Recently, Vicky Kaushal was in news for having signed Uri, a film being produced by Ronnie Screwvala, based on the recent surgical strike conducted by the Indian Army. Vicky plays the lead commander-in-chief who led this operation of the surgical strike for the Uri attack.
Vicky needs to embody himself into the role compelled before starting shooting it early next year. For the training of this film, he will undergo various things and had been asked to gain some kilos of muscles before he commences shoot for the film. The actor has recently begun rigorously working out for this film and also has a special diet and workout regime to follow.
Post this he will be meeting and spending time with some real-life army men to understand each and every nuance possible of leading the life of an army man. Also, he will be training under them in order to gets the right character. This will be followed by martial arts training for his action sequences and also ammunition training to perfect the role.
Looking at the efforts put for one character looks like this film is going to serve a lot than what we are expecting.
A source close to the actor says, “Vicky is preparing rigorously for his role, he is been maintaining his diet and regularly going to the gym.”
When asked Vicky he said, “I have three months for prep. I have to beef up and gain lean muscle as the aim is to not only build up the size but also strength. This includes functional, core and weight training. My diet is a combo of high carbs and high proteins for now. This will be followed by a month-long martial arts training and after that paramilitary training. The action includes hand combat and martial arts is a must for it. It also requires training for arms and ammunition.”