Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer Kedarnath marked the film debut of actor Sara Ali Khan.

2 years of Kedarnath: Sushant Singh Rajput ‘was very troubled during shoot’, felt ‘lost’ after release

Sushant Singh Rajput’s work would at all times maintain the actor alive within the hearts of his tens of millions of his followers after his premature dying in June this 12 months. One of his notable works is the 2018 movie Kedarnath, which noticed the actor taking part in ‘pithu’ on the holy Kedarnath shrine. The movie was a dramatic retelling of the calamitous flash floods in Uttarakhand in June 2013 during which 4,000 individuals died and 70,000 went lacking.

Director Abhishek Kapoor shared a heartbreaking tweet in Sushant’s reminiscence on Monday. Sharing two photos on Twitter, he wrote, “Dwandh dono lok mein vishamrit pe tha chida, amrit sabhi mein baant ke, pyaala vish ka tune khud piya…namo namo ji shankara, bholenath shankara… #2yearsofkedarnath #2YearsOfSSRAsMansoor.”


As Kedarnath movie completes two years right this moment, right here is the way it was uncommon in fairly a couple of methods.

Sushant needed to climb mountains with Sara Ali Khan on his again

Abhishek had opened up about how capturing for Kedarnath was an exhausting expertise for Sushant. Ahead of the movie’s launch, he had mentioned, “Sushant is very strong mentally and physically. Not everybody can lift huge weights on their back and climb the mountain. As an actor, Sushant shows lot of dedication to his character, but this time it has been very demanding on him physically.”

Sushant must get moist in freezing temperature

The movie required Sushant to not simply raise heavy weight but additionally to get drenched in ice-cold water. Talking about how Sushant did all of it with out hesitation, Abhishek mentioned, “On certain days during our shoot in Uttarakhand, the temperature would drop to two-three degrees and he would have to get wet. He would be shivering in the cold while everyone else around would be wearing jackets and gloves. Undeterred by the topography and freezing cold weather, he would go on shooting.”

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Sushant was ‘troubled’ throughout Kedarnath shoot

Hardly anybody knew about Sushant’s reported struggles with despair or nervousness earlier than his dying. Sharing his personal expertise of working with him, Abhishek had instructed Enquiry, on YouTube, “He was very troubled while we were shooting for Kedarnath. But when we shot, he was 100% there. He never threw tantrum, it was cold, he had to carry Sara on his back, and he never said no if I asked for retakes. I couldn’t pay much attention to him during the shoot, but I knew we would reconnect if he wanted to.”

Kedarnath was extra talked about as Sara Ali Khan’s debut than Sushant’s work

However, Abhishek added that because the movie was Sara Ali Khan’s debut, the eye of the media was tilted in direction of her which left Sushant feeling much more omitted. “I remember when Kedarnath was coming out, the media had just slammed it. I don’t know what happened, he could see that he was not getting the kind of love because everything was centered around Sara that time. He was just kind of lost,” he mentioned.

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