Actress Rashmika Mandanna is gaining popularity all over and her upcoming movie ‘Mission Manju’ is about to release soon on Netflix.
In this movie, she pays the role of a blind girl. She adds, “As an actor, I have never done that. Again, this is a retro sort of film, so I had to wear those costumes and at the same time I had to take training for the visual aspect. I had to take training for the visual aspect. I wondered how I would pull this off because it was so new for me.”
Elaborating further, “I am this person who has to speak looking in the eye. I can’t look at anyone else while having a conversation. But in the whole film, I can’t look at Tariq. This is so hard to do, I]j. I don’t come from a background of studying acting. I have to live those moments to feel it. But this was a challenge.”
Rashmika underwent training for understanding the visually impaired people. Sharing insights about her experience, “I went through a couple of weeks of taxing workshops. I used to have such bad headaches towards the end of it. They would blindfold you and throw tennis balls at you so that you had to sense where it was coming. That was really painful and gruelling.”
This movie is a spy thriller directed by Shantanu Bagchi. It will release on Netflix on January 20th,2023. Rashmika also has Animal, Varisu and Pushpa: The Rise in her kitty, all of which are to release in 2023.