Posted on July 26, 2018 at 8:05 am

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Rajkummar Rao Opens Up About Learning Tailoring For Stree

Rajkummar Rao is an actor who gives his all to ace his roles in movies. For his upcoming film Stree, the method actor learned a brand new skill and have aced it.

Rajkummar Rao in Stree

Rajkummar Rao underwent a month-long training to learn the art of needlework. He learned stitching of varied kind of woman outfits from a blouse to shirt. For Rajkummar Rao’s character in the film, being a tailor was an important connection to the storyline.

Talking about his new learning, the actor points out that the job seems easy but required a lot of prep. Rajkummar Rao shares,

“Once you sit on that chair, the coordination and reflexes are something else. You can cheat with a body double but I wanted to do everything and bought myself a sewing machine and hired a tailor in Mumbai to teach me how to sew. I also had a tailor guiding me on the sets in Chanderi.”

Rajkummar Rao was also very keen to adapt to the Chanderi dialect. He underwent continuous training for about a month and also had a dialect coach on the sets who made sure that Rajkummar Rao sounded like a resident of Chanderi.

The actor further adds,

“I took a couple of weeks off from other projects to prep for Stree. We finished the shoot in one go. The horror-comedy genre while unexplored in our country has a huge audience.”

Dinesh Vijan presents Stree, a Maddock Films production in association with D2R Films and Jio Studios. The horror comedy has been directed by Amar Kaushik and is set to release on 31st August 2018.

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