Abhay Deol has played three distinguishing roles in this movie . His major role was a sea diver and he is also a singer. He was to skydive in the movie and he was afraid and scared of doing that. He has always waited for an opportunity to dive from a plane but the role he played in the movie offered him the opportunity. He narrated his experience in skydiving. He explained the processes of diving from the plane. He said that before one dives from plane he has to so through a parachute. The first time diver will be tied up with an experienced parachute.
The story was centered on three friends who acted different roles in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. The other characters in the movie include Hrithik Roshan, Abhay and Farhan Arhtar.
He narrated how the instructor opened the door of the plane.
“I always wanted to jump off a plane, which I got a chance to do in this film, but it was scary.
jump — you are tied up with a guy who has a parachute strapped on because in your first jump, you always have to be with someone,” Abhay said.
“He (the instructor) opened the door of the aircraft and sat on the door with his legs hanging in the air with me on top of him. I told him either sit inside or jump, I can’t handle this. Then when we jumped, I felt like changing my mind and going back in, but you can’t do that; so that’s even more scary,” added the 35-year-old.
The principal actor in the movie is Abhay. The movie was directed by
It is slated for release July 15.
Apart from indulging in adventure sports, the actor also sang for the first time in the film and even matched steps with prolific dancer Hrithik in the song Senorita.
“Singing was fun. I’m not a singer, so I was a bit worried, but I was more interested about singing than dancing. I’m never excited about dancing. I did that very grudgingly. We locked the steps three days before shoot and then practised for three days. Not very hard steps and that’s why we were so casual about it.
“For me, it’s not about the difficulties or easiness of a step, it’s about getting over the consciousness of doing the steps,” said Abhay, who did tango dance in the song Pyaar Ki Yeh in Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
In his six-year acting career, Abhay usually featured as the protagonist in movies like Socha Na Tha, Ahista Ahista, Ek Chalis Ki Last Local, Manorama Six Feet Under, Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! and Dev.D.
But in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, he is sharing that space with two other actors.
“We all are the main protagonists in this film; so it’s not that it’s breaking me away from the main lead. There is nothing wrong with sharing space. I have done that before with Honeymoon Travels…, where there were six couples.
“Then in Aisha, I wan’t even the main protagonist; so I don’t have those problems. As long as I like the character, I have no problems with sharing the space with anyone,” he said.