All the top actresses of Bollywod – from Madhuri Dixit to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have worked with Bollywood’s ace choreographer Saroj Khan. Saroj has been instrumental in giving these actresses their career’s best song with some outstanding moves and grooves. And now Bollywood’s latest numero uno actress Deepika Padukone, joining the bandwagon, has also worked with the celebrated choreographer.
|DEEPIKA PADUKONE and SAROJ KHAN|
Now that Deepika has proved her dancing talent too in RAM-LEELA, it was more than a waiting moment to see the duo collaborate some-day. However, thanks to superstar Rajinikanth’s magnum opus KOCHADAIIYAAN – The Legend that has brought to audiences several global firsts across various levels and now for the first time brings together the reigning Deepika Padukone with veteran choreographer Saroj Khan.
It is reported that Deepika’s filming schedule for the film was a mere 48 hours and with minimal rehearsal time, Deepika performed an entire song from start-to-end. And there was no better debut dance collaboration than for a poignant situational song, its backdrop being a pivotal moment in the film, which leads Deepika to perform with great intensity, anguish and dramatic prowess.
Speaking about choreographing Deepika, Saroj Khan says: ”Deepika is one of the most professional and hardworking actresses I have worked with from the younger generation of stars. She amazed us all with her ability to pick up the most complex of steps in minimal time with no hassle. The intensity of the song is pertinent across her expressions and every motion. She has a done a stupendous job.”
KOCHADAIIYAAN is set to blaze a trail globally in cutting-edge Photorealistic Performance Capture Technology, as it rivals and transcends the technological capabilities of Hollywood masterpieces AVATAR, TIN TIN and BEOWULF.
South Indian megastar Rajinikanth is cast as the archetypal superhero in the epic dramatisation of good versus evil. He performs a dual role with Deepika Padukone being paired opposite the younger character. They are joined by current and veteran stars of North and South Indian Cinema such as Jackie Shroff and R. Sarathkumar for a global, Pan-Indian cinematic treat. The film is directed by Soundarya Rajnikanth Ashwin with music by A R Rahman.
Mediaone Global Entertainment Limited & Eros International’s KOCHADAIIYAAN – The Legend is set to transcend boundaries and break records, creating a market first in world cinema and cementing Indian Cinema’s place forever within the global film fraternity. KOCHADAIIYAAN – The Legend will release worldwide this 12th December 2013.