Rakshit Anand, the hot Nainital lad, who came to the city of dreams to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. However, after acting in a few episodic shows, his friend introduced him to the field of casting and his destiny soon landed him into casting of popular shows like Nisha Aur Uske Cousins, Crime Patrol,Yeh Hai Aashiqui, Adaalat, Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap and many more. Having been associated with ace production houses like Contiloe Productions, Bodhi Tree Productions, Lost Boy Productions and Four Lions, Rakshit soon bagged a big opportunity with Triangle Film Productions to cast for epic mythological drama ‘Siya Ke Ram’ on Star Plus. Sharing his experience of 4 years in this industry, the actor turned casting director talks about his experience in this industry and his aspirations.
In conversation with us, he shares..
Basic thing one should know before casting he adds, “Before casting for any role we have to keep in mind that the actor should fit the charecter and yes if he can justify the role.”
Do you find an actor inside yourself,”Yes, of course every casting director has an actor inside then only he can explain the actor about the role he has to play and how to perform while auditioning.”
“No doubt casting for a mytho shows are really difficult as compare to normal shows because in mytho show apart from good acting the actor should have good commanding skills in mytho language and he or she should be physically fit and have a good eyes.” Shares when asked about if mytho needs more attention while casting.
Talking about new commers who are trying for acting. He ends up saying, “The actors who have already done good work and make there easy way to good work but even when they were new they also struggle a lot and made there way by there hard work, dedication and proved them that they are good actors so I will say to new commers that they should keep there hard work continue they will definatly shine one day. According to me acting is fun but not a joke its really a tough thing to do which everyone cant.”
We do agree with you Rakshit