Lisa Ray was introduced to Ram Gopal Varma's style of working on the set of his film 'Veerappan'.
Lisa Ray. Pic/Santa Banta
The maverick filmmaker told her not to do any research on the subject and never look at the monitor to review a take while filming.
Says Lisa, "I have always researched a character in depth before its portrayal on the big screen, but this time around I have gone by RGV's vision, as he asked me to just show up on set without preparation. While my character is complicated, I have faith in RGV's ability to get my best performance."