Prateik does a fire dance for 'Issaq'
Mumbai, May 21 : Prateik, who is known to take his role seriously, is not leaving any stone unturned for playing his character perfectly in his upcoming movie 'Issaq'.The actor, who plays a Banarasi Romeo, underwent diction and physical training to get into the skin of the character.
Prateik went a step ahead and even took training for fire dance and Parkour to be able to do his action sequences himself in the film.
Based in Banaras, the film has a lot of sequences at the Ghats where Parkour; a form of physical activity to reach from one distance to another in the quickest and most efficient way would be useful.
"Such sequences are never easy to shoot and require skills and director Manish Tiwary wanted Prateik to fit in the character to the tee. Prateik is also giving all what it takes to be a perfect Banarasi boy in love," said an official spokesperson.
Directed by Manish Tiwary of Dil Dosi Etc fame and produced by Shailesh Singh and Dhaval Gada, the modern adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet - Issaq - is slated to release on July 26.