Ayushmann Khurrana has won hearts all over with his impressive talent and heart-warming smile. When he made his debut with Vicky Donor, he impressed critics and fans with his boyish charm and sincere acting. He has come a long way since his debut and is the master of niche cinema. With the list of unique and enriching characters he has played successfully over the years, he is single-handedly responsible for ushering the trend of concept-driven storylines in movies.
Let’s recount some of his path-breaking characters that have changed the way society is depicted in cinema.
Well he played a sperm donor in this film. Certainly a first for Indian cinema. He gave a nuanced performance and brought credibility to his character Vicky Arora, which probably any well-established actor couldn’t have achieved.
Dum Laga Ke Haisha
In this film, Ayushmann’s character is married to an overweight woman. The film brought to light the issues of a woman’s weight and how it is perceived as a detrimental to a successful life, a.k.a. scoring a loving and good husband. Although this movie focused on Bhumi Pednekar, Ayushmann’s character Prem Prakash Tiwari was well-executed by the actor.
Hawaizaada is loosely based on the life of Shivkar Bapuji Talpade. Talpade is known for his efforts to build the first ever flying machine even before the Wright Brothers. The film is a must-watch for people interested in the Indian history of aviation and for a solid performance by Ayushmann Khurrana.
Shubh Mangal Savdhan
All slated to release tomorrow, the film has generated enough buzz due to its unconventional script. In this film Ayushmann plays a guy who suffers from erectile dysfunction.The film is handled with funny and witty dialogues that handle the subject in an understated manner. Only time will decide the fate of this movie.
But the way Ayushmann’s career is moving ahead, there will be no dearth of movie scripts or fans watching his movies. Here’s wishing him a long-lasting and fulfilling career.