What is Madhavan passionate about?

Bollywood Trade News Network
3/6/2009 12:00:00 AM

R.MADHAVAN

R.MADHAVAN

Madhavan has always dreamed of being a pilot and he is realizing his dream through his roles in the movies. Madhavan is living upto the thrills of maneuvering an aero model.

A source close to the actor said, ''Madhavan enjoys gathering various technical parts to create an aero model and then flies it. Remembering his childhood days,'' Madhavan exclaims, ''When I was in NCC we used to fly the single engine Cessna planes. We used to fly over the Sherwood Forest which is popularly known as Robin Hood Forest. It was a very beautiful experience.''

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Few know that Madhavan is qualified engineer in aeronautics and flying is his passion. If he had not got into acting, Madhavan would have definitely been a pilot. However he is now treating his passion for flying as a hobby.

He adds, ''It's a feeling which can't b expressed but has to be felt to understand it. When I attach my camera to the top of the aircraft and when I have a look at it, it really gives me a feeling like I have wings and am flying.''

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