Anushka left in awe by co-star Pankaj Kapoor

Published: 06 December, 2012 09:04 IST | Kunal M Shah |

For actors they say, there is never an end to the learning curve. On the sets of her new film directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, Anushka Sharma was in for a mighty surprise

After seeing her co-star Pankaj Kapur’s convincing performance as a wealthy drunkard, she couldn’t believe that the senior actor is a teetotaller in real-life. Kapur plays the actress’ father in the film. A source says, “Kapur plays a flamboyant and rich guy who loves wine and women.

Pankaj Kapur and Anushka Sharma
Pankaj Kapur and Anushka Sharma

In several sequences, he had to appear sloshed. Being the actor he is, he gave a perfect take every single time.” Apparently it was only halfway through the film’s shoot that Anushka realised that her senior co-star abstains from drinking. The source adds, “Now, she is a fan of Kapur.” 

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