Vicky Kaushal began his journey in the b-town industry with Gangs of Wasseypur working as an assistant director. He later acted in side roles in films like Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana and Bombay Velvet. I
t was in 2015 that Vicky Kaushal got his big break as a lead actor in Masaan opposite Shweta Tripathi. The film was a huge hit that leads to Vicky’s fame. As Masaan completes 6 years today, the actor took to social media to share throwback pictures from the film.
Masaan was a tale of heartbreak and hope. The story of Masaan was set in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The film was a major hit among the audience. As the film completes 6 years on Saturday, July 24, the actor took to his Instagram account to share a photo of himself from his character Deepak from Masaan. The actor is seen posing in a gunji in one pic. While, in another picture, Vicky is seen posing with the team of Masaan. He captioned his post, “24th July 2015. #forevergrateful.”
Vicky Kaushal also shared a video where he is seen lip-syncing to Masaan song Mai Hu Paani Jaisa. Captioning it, he wrote, “From me to you, for all the love you have given far more than I ever dreamed of, probably more than I deserve. Thank You very much for these beautiful 6 years! Aap hain toh main hu, aapka pyaar nahi toh main kuch bhi nahi.”
Neeraj Ghaywan’s directorial debut Masaan was screened at the inaugural New York Dalit Film and Cultural Festival in 2019. Apart from Vicky Kaushal, the film also starred Pankaj Tripathi, Richa Chadha, Shweta Tripathi, and Sanjay Mishra.
Vicky Kaushal’s upcoming films
Vicky Kaushal will be next seen in, The Immortal Ashwatthama, helmed by Aditya Dhar. This film will mark the second collaboration between Vicky Kaushal and Aditya Dhar after the National Award-winning film, Uri: The Surgical Strike.
Besides this, Vicky Kaushal also has Karan Johar’s Takht, in his pipeline which is also delayed due to the pandemic. The film also features Janhvi Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Anil Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, and Bhumi Pednekar.