Posted on February 24, 2016 at 6:40 pm

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Watch as Greg Cannom creates the world's most adorable daadu!

Rishi Kapoor has already shocked his fans with a new avatar in Karan Johar’s next production Kapoor and Sons – Since 1921, in which he plays a 90-year-old grandfather. But not many know that the actor’s make-up has been done by Oscar-winning American make-up artist Greg Cannom, who has worked on Titanic, and was the man behind Brad Pitt’s flawless facial transformation in The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button.

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Talking about creating the look, makeup artist Greg said

“They asked me to do an age makeup on Rishi Kapoor who is a fantastic actor and also a lot of fun to work with. For this look I mostly used silicon, which is very expensive and difficult to work with. It takes about 5 – 6 hours each time and with make- up there is no way of rushing into things. I have to add that I only create make up but the actor brings the make- up to life”.

Rishi Kapoor – an actor par excellence, loves playing varied kinds of roles. Once a lover boy, Rishi Kapoor appears in a number of avatars in films these days. Talking about Rishi Kapoor’s look the director Shakun said

Rishiji’s character is extremely integral to the storyline. I had gone to meet Rishiji to discuss the script and his look, he showed me a picture from The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button on his mobile phone. Co- incidentally I found out that Cannom was in Mumbai for another film. So, we met him. He is so brilliant. He works on the make-up minutely, as per the characterization details and script.”

As said to The Hindustan Times.

Watch as Greg Cannom creates the world’s most adorable daadu!