The not too long ago launched internet collection, starring Sushmita Sen in and as ‘Aarya’ streaming on Disney+ Hotstar, is receiving nice appreciation from critics for a power- packed story. However, aside from Sushmita, who has made a comeback almost after a decade, there’s yet one more character who has been catching consideration of the viewers and critics. The character is of ACP Khan, performed by Vikas Kumar. Khan performs a cop who’s driving the investigation, searching for a pen drive that can expose the drug merchants.
Son of a health care provider in Bihar Sharif, Vikas has made a mark within the tv and movie trade for the final 10 years. He has earlier appeared as a senior inspector Rajat in CID, in addition to inspector Umesh Jagdale in Pankaj Tripathi starrer internet collection ‘Powder’, produced by Yash Raj Chopra.
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In an interview with Hindustan Instances, Vikas, who portrays a homosexual character in Aarya, says, “I appreciated the way in which the character was written. Though, ACP Khan is homosexual, however the collection neither sensationalize the very fact nor does it painting it as an enormous revelation. It has only one regular scene the place his companion involves him with a tiffin and asks why he’s so burdened at work. That is how we normalise issues for the LGBT neighborhood. Somebody’s sexuality can’t be his or her id. Right here, Khan’s id shouldn’t be ‘homosexual’ however a ‘cop’.
The character of ACP Khan evolves fantastically all through the collection. From the primary episode itself, he’s portrayed because the antagonist, however by the tip of the collection, he seems to be the hero.
Speaking in regards to the tradition of internet collection, he mentioned, “OTT platforms have given an publicity and alternatives to new in addition to previous actors for growing their expertise. India is a little bit late in adopting the online collection tradition however now, with the lockdown turning into the brand new regular, OTT platforms have turned out to be a boon for the leisure seekers and producers. In western international locations, Hollywood actors will not be solely specializing in the silver display but in addition working in internet collection for the OTT Platforms like Netflix.”
Hailing from a small city of Bihar, Vikas has taken an enormous leap within the TV trade. Giving recommendation to the aspiring actors who come from a small city to Mumbai, he mentioned, “Each outsider has to undergo the struggling section. However I don’t think about it as ‘wrestle’. Rejection and failures are a means of turning into profitable. The extra you fail, the extra try to be devoted to work onerous and win. Aspirants ought to first full their schooling, get a level, or achieve some job expertise after which plan to come back to this trade. Correct planning, persistence and onerous work are the keys to success,” he added.