As we all know, Evelyn Sharma has joined the list of Bollywood stars Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Mandira Bedi in Telugu film Saaho starring Prabhas. The actress will be playing a very important role in the film. Evelyn recently wrapped up shooting for the Dubai schedule with Prabhas and other co-stars. While we wait to know what the film has in store for the audience, Evelyn Sharma reveals about her role in the film being directed by Sujeeth Reddy. Yes, you will see her kick and punch.
In an interview with Deccan Chronicle, Evelyn shared, “It’s an action-oriented role that allows me to do something I always wanted to — literally kick butt in an action film! I feel extremely flattered that Sujeeth, our director saw this strength in me as an actress to pull off such a demanding role.”
Revealing how she has trained hard for the role, the actress said, “I am excited to show my fans a side of me they have never seen before. For any action-packed role, one needs to be extremely fit, and it’s a combined effort of my Pilates trainer Yasmin Karachiwala and the team at ProSport for my functional training, which helped me to be fit.”
Evelyn was also in praises for her co-star Prabhas, she further added, “He is a superstar. Once you get to know him, he’s not shy at all; he’s super fun to be around! It’s been an absolute pleasure working with him, and the rest of the team.”
Sharing about how she learned Telugu, Evelyn said, “I took online Telugu lessons via video calls with the help of a tutor. Also, my team helped me master the dialect. I have been constantly working to adapt to the Southern language and it has been a great experience.”
Saaho is produced by Vamsi and Pramod. The trilingual film will hit the screens next year. The music of the film will be given by the trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and lyrics by the very talented Amitabh Bhattacharya. ‘Saaho’ will be released in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam simultaneously.