He’s the toast of Indian cinema proper now. He moves among industrial and offbeat fare with an ease that includes self assurance. Last year he had eclectic performances to be happy with. Bareilly Ki Barfi, Trapped, and Newton – helped him rating a hat-trick with the audiences. And now he’s gearing to spew hate in Hansal Mehta’s Omerta. The crime drama, directed by way of Hansal Mehta, has Rajukmmar Rao play Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, a British terrorist of Pakistani descent. The film explores the 1994 kidnappings of Westerners in India and the plotting of murder of Wall Street journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002. And even while hate turned into the fodder for his position, Rajkummar Rao is clear that he’d in no way advise violence of any type… Read on…What turned into the manner of moving into the pores and skin of terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh’s man or woman?

It’s a darkish world. I had no concept approximately this guy. Where he came from, what he did. The method started through studying the script and analyzing approximately his life on the internet. Then I began growing my beard and building muscle because Omar was a sturdy guy. I turned into in London for almost 3 weeks. I learnt the language and tried to recognize the subculture because this individual comes from London. I read more than one books and interviews on terrorism. I watched documentaries and hate speeches. I should see numerous hatred and anger interior him. That’s the purpose he changed into so pushed and did something he did. I wanted to cultivate that anger and hatred inside me. So, I commenced seeing those stressful films. I changed into getting affected but I nonetheless watched them. Then we started out shooting for the movie. What Omar did is inhuman. I don’t aid any sort of violence. You can usually discover solutions thru dialogue. Violence offers start to violence most effective.

Omerta is your fourth film with Hansal Mehta. What maintains bringing you both together?

The kind of tales we make collectively are ordinary. People can relate to those characters. We make them with honesty and without gimmicks. It comes from a pure state of thoughts.Omerta has been screened at many movie festivals throughout the globe. What’s the fine praise you have received thus far?

That it became Hansal sir’s and my excellent paintings until date. Also, the truth that human beings observed me frightening. Even Anurag Kashyap stated that Omerta is my first-rate work to date. That’s fun of being an actor. Every film need to seem like your satisfactory.

You’re doing each business and parallel films well. Is it a conscious circulate?

It’s now not deliberate. Omerta turned into shot even before Newton. I shot it immediately after Trapped. It went to festivals and now it’s freeing here. But I’m happy it’s coming this year. I love doing movies like Omerta and Trapped or maybe Bareilly Ki Barfi. If the script is exciting or I have something new to mission myself, I sit up for doing it.Right now, you’re doing Fanney Khan with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Stree with Shraddha Kapoor and Ek Ladki Ko Dekha… with Sonam Kapoor. Do you experience you have arrived?

I don’t want to assume whether or not I even have arrived or no longer. But truly, the form of paintings I am doing is lots greater interesting than what I was doing earlier. But for me, I’m nevertheless the same actor from LSD (Love Sex aur Dhokha). Nothing has changed about me. I do trust that acceptance from the viewers is a long way greater nowadays than what it was years earlier. And so is the affection I’ve been receiving. There are greater number of individuals who realize me now. They recognise me by using name, that is a huge change.

You’re within the high-quality section of your career. Isn’t it?

For now, yes. But I want my high-quality to return. I don’t want this to be the great. Best need to be even brighter. But it’s an thrilling time for me.