B.R. Chopra’s Mahabharata, which initially aired in 1988, is again on TV to entertain an entire new technology. Mahabharata star Firoz Khan has shared that he’s glad to see viewers having fun with the second innings of the present. In an interview with HT, Firoz Khan aka Arjun shared his experiences relating to the auditions for Mahabharata.
“I went in and noticed actors like Deepak Parashar, Raj Babbar and Govinda, amongst others there. The auditions for Mahabharat had been happening and Govinda informed me to offer it a shot. I used to be given two pages of dialogues in Hindi. I informed him to learn out the strains in Hindi in order that I might rewrite them in English.”
Firoz Khan On Altering His Title To Arjun
Firoz Khan additionally emphasised that he was the one destined to play Arjun in Mahabharata. Nonetheless, the position was earlier presupposed to be portrayed by Jackie Shroff.
“Per week after after I didn’t get a name again, I went to his workplace. I used to be requested to put on my costumes and a mustache. I went as much as Chopra saab’s cabin within the first flooring and he was sitting their together with our writers, Dr Rahi Masoom Raza and Pandit Narendra Sharma and so they informed me that I’ve been locked to play Arjun.”
It is not uncommon data that actor Firoz Khan modified his identify to Arjun after taking part in the well-known character in Mahabharata. He additionally shared the explanation behind the change in the course of the interview.
“Each time I used to name up a producer, they might assume that I’m Feroz Khan. After I would clarify to them who I used to be, they might ask me to name again later and I felt insulted. Chopra saab and Dr Raza advisable that Arjun must be my new identify. It went on to offer me the whole lot that I dreamed of. And even my mom started to handle me as Arjun finally.”