New Delhi: He became a pan-India sensation astir overnight, with his portrayal of Harshad Mehta successful past year's fashionable bid 'Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story', and has present planted his feet successful Bollywood. With the spotlight firmly connected him, histrion Pratik Gandhi says helium does not judge successful contention among contemporaries.
"There can't beryllium contention betwixt actors. Had it been products, determination would person been competition. If I was a biscuit oregon a soap, determination would beryllium competition," Pratik told IANS.
He added: "I americium a quality being. How tin 2 people, looking truthful antithetic and having chiseled types of acting, beryllium compared? I don't instrumentality the unit that your adjacent happening has to beryllium bigger than the erstwhile one.
Gujarati histrion Pratik archetypal made his people connected signifier and his sanction was included successful "Limca Book Of Records" for a monologue helium performed successful 3 languages, successful the play "Mohan No Masalo". He would archer you the "Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story" occurrence has been a progression of his dependable emergence arsenic an actor, and it has opened up opportunities.
"I would person this arsenic excitement wherever radical are giving maine antithetic opportunities now. They are unfastened to enactment with maine successful antithetic subjects -- which is precise breathtaking for maine arsenic an actor, and I americium conscionable looking guardant to playing different character. So yeah, I don't deliberation that much. My theatre inheritance is helping maine here," Pratik said.
He insists fame and occurrence are peripheral products. "I don't deliberation astir each these things (fame and success) due to the fact that they are peripheral byproducts. I americium getting overmuch emotion from the assemblage each across, and crossed each property groups. I don't deliberation astir it much. It is the quality that worked for them," helium said, astir his 'Scam 1992' success.
Before starring successful the OTT show, Pratik was besides seen successful the Hindi movie 'Loveyatri', but helium admits Hansal Mehta's web bid was a game-changer for him.
"It is an implicit gamechanger. It changed a batch of things for maine personally and professionally. More so, it has changed the mode radical look astatine maine now," helium said.
He finds each the emotion coming his mode satisfying and describes it arsenic "a precise overwhelming feeling".
"It has thing that I person been waiting for, implicit the past 16 years," helium concluded.