The wonder-kid Darsheel Safary was recently live on Bollywood Hungama‘s video chat talking about his action-adventure film Zokkomon. For all those who missed this fun-filled session, here are the excerpts:
Ajay : hi darsheel how are you?
Darsheel Safary : Ajay…i am good
~zEUs~ : tell us about zokomon?
Darsheel Safary : zeus….its an action adventure film
Niraj : please tell us how did you get your break in taare zameen par
Darsheel Safary : Niraj…through Shiamak Davar
Ibrahim Dam : All the best for Zokkomon Darsheel….
Darsheel Safary : Thanks Ibrahim
madhatter : what was it like shooting for the film
Darsheel Safary : madhatter….It was an amazing experience becos I got to learn 2 things- one was the action by William Ong (the stunt director of JackieChan) and secondly the visual effects by Prana Studios ( IRON MAN and Tron Legacy)
Ajay : is it a kid film?
Darsheel Safary : no Ajay…its a complete family entertainer
Niraj : did you always wished to work in films?
Darsheel Safary : Niraj….its my passion
madhatter : the papers have quoted that u charge a large fee… is that u or ur parents who decide?
Darsheel Safary : my parents decide that
Sumi Chaudhary : have a long career
Darsheel Safary : thank you sumi
sameer : hi darsheel….wats up man? u wre really perfect in tare zameen par…natural acting skill
Darsheel Safary : thanks again sameer
Niraj : have you always been a hindi film buff or your interest has increased after taare?
Darsheel Safary : Niraj…the interest has increased after Taare
madhatter : what do u think of dum maaro dum?
Darsheel Safary : 400 films release each year in 52 weeks so every film has to clash with some film
NiKHiL : Darsheel , I Like Ur Debut Movie ” Taare Zameen Par” :P
Darsheel Safary : again thanks Nikhil
madhatter : do u want to do hollywood films?
Darsheel Safary : madhatter…I would love to
Amit : so tell us about your character?
Darsheel Safary : Amit…I play the role of Kunal a young and orphaned boy who is purposely abandoned by his cruel uncle and the story revolves around how he overcomes extraordinary difficulties and his ultimate journey towards the transformation of Zokkomon
Vinod : when is your film releasing
Darsheel Safary : Vinod…its releasing tomorrow 22nd April
Niraj : do you like watching old hindi films or prefer only the new released ones??
Darsheel Safary : Niraj….what do you think?
jaini : darsheel was playing zokokomon challenging?
Darsheel Safary : jaini…it wasnt challenging becos I underwent training with William Ong, definitely without training it would have been challenging.
Niraj : which are your all time favourite hindi fims?
Darsheel Safary : Niraj…apart from my films…3 Idiots
Tushar Nigam : darsheel u came to indore bt i missed d chance to meet u
Darsheel Safary : In Indore I had a very hectic schedule but I loved the city and would definitely visit again
Sumi Chaudhary : Darsheel ur talks seems really mature very nice
Darsheel Safary : thank you thank you Sumi
Niraj : i dont know your preferred films so am asking. how can i say what you think?
Darsheel Safary : ohhhh Niraj….obviously new films yaar
Niraj : how many songs have been picturised in zokomon?
Darsheel Safary : Niraj….5 have been picturised and one is the end credit rap song
lebello : darsheel…u r the kid superstar of our bollywood…what do u say?
Darsheel Safary : lebello….thank you thank you
kohli : how did you prepare for your role in tzp. Did you spend time with dyslexic children?
Darsheel Safary : kohli…no….all i had to do was remove bad handwriting which I always had and act naughty which I was.
Niraj : would you also like to continue acting and become a lead actr in future
Darsheel Safary : Niraj…i am just 14 yet so havent decided anything…anyways I looooveee acting and will continue it.
jaini : darsheel are you nervous or excited for tomorrow?
Darsheel Safary : Jaini…both
Sumi Chaudhary : ur welcome khuda hafiz dear Darsheel tata
Darsheel Safary : tata Sumi
ta_msh : how did you fell working in zokomon and what do you expect from the movie
Darsheel Safary : it was a very learning experience working with Anupam Kher as he is one of the most veteran actors and gave me many tips and Working with Manjari Fadnis was always fun as we are both Shiamak Davar students….
NiKHiL : Darsheel , HOw Was The Experience Working With Amir Khan In Taare Zameen Par??
Darsheel Safary : Nikhil…I got to learn a lot from Aamir uncle
Niraj : a humble suggestion, do watch old black and white films,the greatest films of hindi cinema were made
Darsheel Safary : sure definitely niraj
Tushar Nigam : hw did Walt Disney approached u?
Darsheel Safary : Tushar…the director Satya sir always wanted me to play Zokkomon and imagined me as Zokkomon and when he discussed the project with Disney, thats how it all materialised
jaini : darsheel i wish u luck for tomorrow
Darsheel Safary : thank you jaini
lebello : hey darsheel…r u a muslim guy??
Darsheel Safary : no lebello…i am a pure Jain Gujarati
Kanha Panda : darsheel i thnk u must need the support of aamir once gain wat do you wanna say about that?
Darsheel Safary : Kanha…great i would love to do films with him again and his blessings are always there
anishna : hello darsheel do come to mauritius
Darsheel Safary : will surely come if free anishna…amazing place it is
Darsheel Safary : guyzz luved chatting wid u and i need to leave now…byeeee