Sooraj Pancholi says engaged on the complicated strikes of Latin-ballroom dance is what helped him break the ice with co-star Isabelle Kaif, whereas engaged on their movie “Time To Dance”. That is the primary time Sooraj was working with newcomer and Katrina Kaif’s sister Isabelle, and the lengthy hours of rehearsals helped them turn into buddies inside three days, he instructed IANS.
“The very fact is each of us have been studying a brand new dance type, and in Latin-ballroom type you might be all the time holding the hand of your dance accomplice. Since we weren’t buddies from earlier than, it was initially awkward. On the dance flooring, each of us have been making errors, falling, after which we might begin laughing on the entire scenario! So sure, we laughed it off and realised we have been on the identical boat. It helped us to grasp how we as dancers can help one another whereas doing steps. I’d say, with the lengthy hours of rehearsal, in three days, we grew to become good buddies,” stated Sooraj.
With “Time To Dance”, Sooraj is again attempting his luck on the field workplace for the third time, after his romantic debut Hero (2015) and the 2019 motion drama Satellite tv for pc Shankar did not make a lot of an impression.
“I’ve by no means acted in a movie that required me to bop that a lot as a result of I’ve solely been a part of motion and drama movies. However in the future Remo D’Souza referred to as me and stated he had a narrative concept for a dance movie, but it surely was not a Bollywood dance, or hip-hop or some other widespread dance type that we see in movies. It had every thing to do with road dance and Latin-ballroom. Initially, I used to be excited as a result of I assumed I’d study one thing totally different. Secretly I all the time needed to be a part of a dance movie, although I by no means received an opportunity,” Sooraj stated.
Nonetheless, issues have been totally different when he began rehearsing.
“One week of understanding the dance type and I realised Latin dance is hard to study, and I used to be speculated to play an expert dancer as a participant in a dance competitors. However I’m somebody who offers up simply, so I prolonged my time of observe and labored laborious to study the shape over three months,” claimed Sooraj.
Directed by Stanley D’Costa, the movie additionally options — Waluscha De Sousa, Saqib Saleem, Rajpal Yadav amongst others.