Karan Sharma, aka Jeet from 'Fighter,' Reflects on Sharing the Screen Twice with Deepika Padukone
Karan Sharma's cinematic journey began with 'Gehrayein,' an Amazon Prime Original exploring the intricacies of human relationships.
In the unpredictable world of cinema, where opportunities are often hard-won, actor Karan Sharma has not only left a lasting impression as Jeet but has also achieved the rare feat of starring alongside the iconic Deepika Padukone not once but twice. First in the critically acclaimed 'Gehrayein' and later in the much-anticipated film 'Fighter.'
Karan Sharma's cinematic journey began with 'Gehrayein,' an Amazon Prime Original exploring the intricacies of human relationships. The success of this project opened new doors for Sharma, leading him to the exciting opportunity of sharing the screen with Deepika Padukone once again in 'Fighter.' This adrenaline-packed film, filled with action and drama, presented a new challenge for Sharma. However, his ability to adapt seamlessly to diverse roles and bring authenticity to his characters made him the perfect fit for the role of Jeet.
The on-screen chemistry between Karan Sharma and Deepika Padukone in 'Fighter' solidified their synergy. Sharma reminisces, “I had the pleasure of working with Deepika back in Gehrayein. I vividly remember feeling nervous about sharing screen time with someone of her stature, fearing I might get starstruck and mess things up. However, the moment I met her, she exuded warmth and grace, making the whole experience a breeze. Working with her felt like a familiar collaboration rather than a first-time encounter.”
Fast forward to 'Fighter,' and the story remained the same. Sharma appreciates Deepika's cordiality and friendliness. “When we had scenes together, she took the lead in guiding and ensuring we nailed the shots flawlessly. What stood out was her inclusiveness; she made sure I was part of every conversation on set, giving me insights into both the front and backend workings. It was a seamless and enriching collaboration, thanks to her welcoming nature.”
Karan Sharma's journey from 'Gehrayein' to 'Fighter' showcases his dedication, versatility, and undeniable talent. Collaborating with a powerhouse like Deepika Padukone not once but twice underscores his ability to stand tall alongside industry giants. As 'Fighter' graces the screens, audiences eagerly anticipate witnessing the magic that unfolds when two brilliant actors, Karan Sharma and Deepika Padukone, come together once again, promising an exhilarating cinematic experience. His story serves as a reminder that perseverance, skill, and a sprinkle of destiny can pave the way for an extraordinary journey in the world of cinema.