Vicky Kaushal reveals how he trained for 'Uri'

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19 Jan 2019

#Uri: Here's how Vicky Kaushal prepared for his role

Vicky Kaushal's Uri: The Surgical Strike is setting the box office on fire. The movie not only enjoyed a glorious word of mouth, but Vicky aka Major Vihan Shergill also won hearts.

This was the first time Vicky donned the uniform and he swept everyone off their feet.

Understandably, it wasn't a cakewalk for Vicky to prepare for his role of para-commando.

Training

Vicky underwent rigorous training for 'Uri'

Vicky underwent rigorous training for 'Uri'

During his session of Instagram Live today, Vicky revealed that he underwent intense training for his role of an army officer in Uri.

His preparation included a month-long commando training followed by the rigorous exercise which helped him build his stamina.

Vicky said that he gained around 15 kgs for Uri. An ex-military officer from the UK trained him in ammunition, the actor revealed.

Performance

Vicky nails the performance of an army officer

Vicky did work really hard for his role and it resulted in a magnificent performance. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh called Uri "a force to reckon with at box office".

With a collection of Rs. 78.54 cr, Uri is setting new benchmarks with every passing day.

It is expected that Uri will be entering the coveted Rs. 100 crore club this weekend.

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Even PM Modi's josh is evident

Gratitude

Vicky thanks fans for their immense love

Vicky thanks fans for their immense love

Stunned by the incredible success, Vicky expressed his gratitude towards his fans during the interaction. The actor stated that Uri collections have come as a surprise for the entire team.

"Thank you so much for your love for Uri. We, the team of Uri, are grateful for your love," he said.

Notably, Uri has emerged as Vicky's biggest opener in the lead role.

Shooting

Vicky begins shooting for his next movie

After the success of Uri, Vicky has started shooting for his next project. Although the actor didn't divulge details about his next movie, he stated that it is a genre that he is trying for the first time.

Separately, there have been reports that Vicky will be seen in Karan Johar's high-concept horror film.

The movie will also star Bhumi Pednekar.

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What is the collection of 'Uri'?

Asked 2019-01-19 17:56:21 by Vivaan Mehta

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Vicky Kaushal's Uri: The Surgical Strike is soaring at the box office. The movie has minted Rs. 78.54 crore in eight days of release and is expected to cross Rs. 100 crore mark this weekend.

How did Vicky Kaushal prepared for Uri?

Asked 2019-01-19 17:56:21 by Angel Sen

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Vicky Kaushal underwent rigorous training for his role in Uri: The Surgical Strike. He did a month-long commando training, boot camp training and ammunition training. He was also trained by the officers of Sikh Regiment.

Is Vicky Kaushal shooting for a horror movie?

Asked 2019-01-19 17:56:21 by Sanvi Mehra

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After Uri, Vicky Kaushal will be seen in Karan Johar's horror movie opposite Bhumi Pednekar. According to the media reports, Vicky has begun shooting for the movie in Mumbai.

Which are Vicky Kaushal's upcoming movie?

Asked 2019-01-19 17:56:21 by Vivaan Balasubramanium

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After Uri: The Surgical Strike, Vicky Kaushal will be seen in Karan Johar's horror movie. Besides, he will be also seen in KJo's another multi-starrer project Takht along with Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Janhvi Kapoor and Anil Kapoor.

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