Mumbai, September 8
Actor Sharman Joshi says 3 Idiots is undoubtedly his favorite among the many many movies he has executed.
“I have done many films, but ‘3 Idiots’ is my favourite. My character, Raju Rastogi, had so many colours. That role taught me how to find a way and take a chance after losing yourself in chaos. I had a lot of fun shooting for the film,” Sharman informed IANS.
He additionally recalled how he and R. Madhavan used to gel with hostel college students at IIM Bangalore, the place a big a part of the movie was shot.
“When Aamir or Raju sir (director Rajkumar Hirani) was busy, Maddy and I used to go for a walk post dinner and interact with the hostel students. We made so many friends. I remember we used to have coffee with them and even played tennis and badminton. I re-lived my college life during the shoot of ‘3 Idiots’,” he added.
Based on creator Chetan Bhagat’s bestseller “Five Point Someone”, the 2009 blockbuster stars Aamir Khan and options Boman Irani, Kareena Kapoor, Omi Vaidya, Madhavan and Sharman in pivotal roles.
Through the story of three college students in an Indian engineering school, the comedy drama highlights the pressures of the Indian training system on college students. IANS